Aegypiidae


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Noun1.Aegypiidae - in some classifications considered the family comprising the Old World vultures which are more often included in the family AccipitridaeAegypiidae - in some classifications considered the family comprising the Old World vultures which are more often included in the family Accipitridae
vulture - any of various large diurnal birds of prey having naked heads and weak claws and feeding chiefly on carrion
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For example, in the chapter "Global Exchange: The World Bank, 'Welfare Reform,' and the Trade in Migrant Women," Chang moves from a sophisticated analysis of the disproportionate effects of structural adjustment policies on Third World women's unpaid reproductive labor to an account of the story of Aegypiidae Bolos, a Filipina housekeeper for a World Bank official who had repeatedly sexually assaulted her while stationed in the US.