plural noun Cap·ri·mul·gi·for·mes

Definition of Caprimulgiformes

  1. :  an order of long-winged nonpasserine birds comprising the nightjars, frogmouths, and oilbirds — see caprimulgidae

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Origin and Etymology of caprimulgiformes

New Latin, from Caprimulgus, type genus + -iformes

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