plural noun Syl·vi·idae \silˈvīəˌdē\

Definition of Sylviidae

  1. :  a family of small 10-primaried oscine passerine birds related to the thrushes and consisting of the Old World or true warblers and the kinglets and gnatcatchers of America

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Origin and Etymology of sylviidae

New Latin, from Sylvia, type genus + -idae

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