Aepyorniformes
Aepyorniformes Aepyorniformes n. 1. 1 huge extinct flightless birds: elephant birds.

Syn: order Aepyorniformes [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Aepyorniformes — noun huge extinct flightless birds: elephant birds • Syn: ↑order Aepyorniformes • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Aves, ↑class Aves • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • order Aepyorniformes — noun huge extinct flightless birds: elephant birds • Syn: ↑Aepyorniformes • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Aves, ↑class Aves • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aepyornidae — noun coextensive with the order Aepyorniformes • Syn: ↑family Aepyornidae • Hypernyms: ↑bird family • Member Holonyms: ↑Aepyorniformes, ↑order Aepyorniformes • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Aepyornidae — noun coextensive with the order Aepyorniformes • Syn: ↑Aepyornidae • Hypernyms: ↑bird family • Member Holonyms: ↑Aepyorniformes, ↑order Aepyorniformes • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • animal order — noun the order of animals • Hypernyms: ↑order • Hyponyms: ↑Eubacteriales, ↑order Eubacteriales, ↑Pseudomonadales, ↑order Pseudomonadales, ↑Rickettsiales, ↑order …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aves — noun (ornithology) the class of birds • Syn: ↑class Aves • Topics: ↑ornithology • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Vertebrata, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • class Aves — noun (ornithology) the class of birds • Syn: ↑Aves • Topics: ↑ornithology • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Vertebrata, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aepyornidae — n. 1. 1 coextensive with the order Aepyorniformes. Syn: family Aepyornidae [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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