from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of swallows, of the family Hirundinidæ, having a small tuft of feathers isolated at the bottom of the tarsus, a slightly forked tail, the edge of the outer primary not serrate, and plain mouse-gray and white plumage.
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