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Lari (suborder)

Definition:

a suborder of gulls, terns, jaegers, and skimmers

Class:

animal noun (animals and microorganisms)

Plural:

Lari*
(* Lari may be used in a singular or plural context)

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

All senses of Lari...

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Wikipedia:

Lari

the part of the order Charadriiformes which includes the gulls, terns, skuas and skimmers, with the waders and snipes making up the rest of the order. Following recent research, the auks are now placed into the Lari too; the Glareolidae might... (41 of 301 words, 2 images)

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Lari (disambiguation)

may refer to: Lari, a suborder of birds | Georgian lari, a currency | Lari people (Congo), an ethnic group in the Republic of the Congo | Lari people (Iran), an ethnic group in Iran Lari dialect, the Persian dialect of the Lari | Lari tribe, a Baloch ... (44 of 128 words, 11 definitions)

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Wiktionary:

Lari

A taxonomic suborder within the order Charadriiformes. (7 of 9 words)

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Collins Dictionary:

suborder [biology] | subordinal [adjective, derived]

a taxonomic group that is a subdivision of an order (10 of 186 words, pronunciation)

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Oxford Dictionary:

suborder

Syllabification: (sub·or·der) | [biology] | a taxonomic category that ranks below order and above family. (13 of 32 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

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suborder [biology]

a taxonomic category that ranks below order and above family (10 of 29 words, pronunciation)

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Merriam-Webster:

suborder

a subdivision of an order ; especially, a taxonomic category ranking between an order and a family (17 of 31 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

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American Heritage Dictionary:

suborder

[biology] A taxonomic category of related organisms ranking between an order and a family. | A subdivision of a category termed an order. (22 of 25 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

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New World Dictionary:

suborder | subordinal [adjective, related]

any natural subdivision of an order of plants or animals (10 of 16 words, pronunciations)

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Random House Dictionary:

suborder [biology]

a category of related families within an order. (8 of 14 words, pronunciation)

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Encarta Dictionary:

suborder | suborders [plural]

a taxonomic category that is a subdivision of an order and usually contains several similar families (16 of 28 words, pronunciation)

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