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|Noun||1.||family Phasianidae - pheasants; quails; partridges|
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
Galliformes, order Galliformes - pheasants; turkeys; grouse; partridges; quails; chickens; brush turkeys; curassows; hoatzins
phasianid - a kind of game bird in the family Phasianidae
genus Afropavo - Congo peafowl
genus Odontophorus, Odontophorus - genus of Central and South American crested partridges resembling quails; sometimes placed in a distinct subfamily or isolated in a distinct family
genus Tragopan - a genus of Phasianidae
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