Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A taxonomic order within the subclass Neognathae — the loons or divers.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • proper n. An order of large aquatic birds, including loons and some extinct forms.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. large aquatic birds: loons and some extinct forms

Etymologies

Gavia +‎ -iformes (Wiktionary)

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.