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|Noun||1.||family Diomedeidae - albatrosses|
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
mollymawk, albatross - large web-footed birds of the southern hemisphere having long narrow wings; noted for powerful gliding flight
genus Diomedea - type of the Diomedeidae