Podargidae

plural noun
Po·​dar·​gi·​dae | \ pəˈdärjəˌdē \

Definition of Podargidae

: a family of Asian birds (order Caprimulgiformes) comprising the frogmouths

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History and Etymology for Podargidae

New Latin, from Podargus, type genus + -idae

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“Podargidae.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Podargidae. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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