Psittacidae

plural noun
Psit·​tac·​i·​dae | \ sə̇ˈtasəˌdē, -akə- \

Definition of Psittacidae

: a family of parrots coextensive with the order Psittaciformes

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History and Etymology for Psittacidae

New Latin, from Psittacus, type genus + -idae

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“Psittacidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Psittacidae. Accessed 2 Jul. 2022.

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