family Gavidae


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Noun1.family Gavidae - loon family
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
Gaviiformes, order Gaviiformes - large aquatic birds: loons and some extinct forms
Gavia, genus Gavia - type genus of the Gavidae: loons