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|Noun||1.||order Anseriformes - ducks; geese; swans; screamers |
animal order - the order of animals
anseriform bird - chiefly web-footed swimming birds
Anatidae, family Anatidae - swimming birds having heavy short-legged bodies and bills with a horny tip: swans; geese; ducks
Anseres, suborder Anseres - used in some especially older classifications; coextensive with the family Anatidae