family Hemiprocnidae

noun
tree swifts
Syn: ↑Hemiprocnidae
Hypernyms: ↑bird family
Member Holonyms: ↑Apodiformes, ↑order Apodiformes
Member Meronyms: ↑tree swift, ↑crested swift

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