caprimulgid

noun
cap·​ri·​mul·​gid | \ ˌkaprəˈməljə̇d, -lg- \
plural -s

Definition of caprimulgid

: one of the Caprimulgidae : nightjar

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History and Etymology for caprimulgid

New Latin Caprimulgidae

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“Caprimulgid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/caprimulgid. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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