family Pteroclididae

noun
sandgrouses
Syn: ↑Pteroclididae
Hypernyms: ↑bird family
Member Holonyms: ↑Columbiformes, ↑order Columbiformes
Member Meronyms: ↑sandgrouse, ↑sand grouse, ↑Pterocles, ↑genus Pterocles, ↑Syrrhaptes, ↑genus Syrrhaptes

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