buttonquail

(redirected from Turnici)

but·ton·quail

 (bŭt′n-kwāl′)
n.
Any of various small Old World birds of the family Turnicidae that resemble quails but are not closely related to them.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.