family Tytonidae

noun
comprising only the barn owls
Syn: ↑Tytonidae
Hypernyms: ↑bird family
Member Holonyms: ↑Strigiformes, ↑order Strigiformes
Member Meronyms: ↑Tyto, ↑genus Tyto

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  • Tyto — noun type and only genus of the family Tytonidae • Syn: ↑genus Tyto • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Tytonidae, ↑family Tytonidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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