plural noun
Pe·​ris·​te·​ro·​mor·​phae | \pəˌristərōˈmȯr(ˌ)fē, -ˌfī\

Definition of Peristeromorphae 

in former classifications

: a superfamily of birds consisting of the pigeons

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peristeromorphic \⸗¦⸗⸗⸗¦⸗fik \ adjective

History and Etymology for Peristeromorphae

New Latin, from peristero- (from Greek peristera dove, pigeon) + -morphae

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