Definitions

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  • proper n. A taxonomic family within the order Suliformes — anhingas and darters.

Etymologies

Anhinga +‎ -idae (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Their nearest relatives are the gannets and boobies (Sulidae) and the anhingas or darters (Anhingidae).

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