swifts; hummingbirds
Syn: ↑order Apodiformes
Hypernyms: ↑animal order
Member Holonyms: ↑Aves, ↑class Aves
Member Meronyms:

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\\əˌpädəˈfȯrˌmēz\ noun plural
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Apod-, Apus + -iformes
: an order of birds with long narrow wings and weak feet that comprises the swifts and the humming birds

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