genus Cairina

noun
a genus of Anatidae
Syn: ↑Cairina
Hypernyms: ↑bird genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Anatidae, ↑family Anatidae
Member Meronyms: ↑muscovy duck, ↑musk duck, ↑Cairina moschata

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  • Anatidae — noun swimming birds having heavy short legged bodies and bills with a horny tip: swans; geese; ducks • Syn: ↑family Anatidae • Hypernyms: ↑bird family • Member Holonyms: ↑Anseriformes, ↑order Anseriformes …   Useful english dictionary

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