Cracidae

plural noun Crac·i·dae \krasəˌdē\

Definition of Cracidae

  1. :  a family of gallinaceous birds of the warmer parts of America that comprises the curassows, guans, and chachalacas and is related to the megapodes

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Origin and Etymology of cracidae

New Latin, from Crac-, Crax, type genus + -idae


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