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ardeid

[ ahr-dee-id ]
/ ˈɑr di ɪd /
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adjective

belonging or pertaining to the family Ardeidae, comprising the herons and bitterns.

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Origin of ardeid

<New Latin Ardeidae name of the family, equivalent to Arde(a) name of the genus (Latin: heron) + -idae-id2
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