Also found in: Thesaurus.
Related to family Ploceidae: Baya Weaver
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|Noun||1.||family Ploceidae - weaverbirds|
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
Oscines, Passeres, suborder Oscines, suborder Passeres - two names for the suborder of typical songbirds
weaver finch, weaverbird, weaver - finch-like African and Asian colonial birds noted for their elaborately woven nests