Gaviiformes

plural noun Ga·vi·ifor·mes \ˌgāvēəˈfȯrˌmēz\

Definition of Gaviiformes

  1. :  an order of large aquatic birds including those of the genus Gavia and a few related extinct birds — compare loon

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Origin and Etymology of gaviiformes

New Latin, from Gavia + -i- + -formes


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