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Related to coturnix: Coturnix coturnix
[Latin coturnīx, quail.]
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(Animals) any of several quails of the genus Coturnix of the family Phasianidae
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|Noun||1.||Coturnix - Old World quail |
bird genus - a genus of birds
Old World quail - small game bird with a rounded body and small tail
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