caprimulgid

noun

cap·​ri·​mul·​gid
ˌkaprəˈməljə̇d,
-lg-
plural -s
: one of the Caprimulgidae : nightjar

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Etymology

New Latin Caprimulgidae

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“Caprimulgid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/caprimulgid. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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