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gallinae


gallinae


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gallinae  \Gal*li"nae\,  n.;  pl  [NL.,  fr  L.  gallina  a  hen, 
  gallus  a  cock.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  An  order  of  birds,  including  the  common  domestic  fowls, 
  pheasants,  grouse,  quails,  and  allied  forms;  --  sometimes 
  called  {{Rasores}}.