• Definition for "gallinula"
    • the conventional genus associated with subfamily Gallinulinæ, previously…
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    • The jack-snipe (_G. gallinula_) seems never…
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gallinula definition

  • noun:
    • the conventional genus associated with subfamily Gallinulinæ, previously coextensive therewith, now limited to such species while the common gallinule of European countries, G. chloropus, or that of America, G. galeata.
    • gallinules
    • the normal genus associated with subfamily Gallinulinæ, previously coextensive therewith, now limited to these types of species once the typical gallinule of European countries, G. chloropus, or that of The united states, G. galeata.
    • gallinules
    • The typical genus of the subfamily Gallinulinæ, formerly coextensive therewith, now restricted to such species as the common gallinule of Europe, G. chloropus, or that of America, G. galeata.
    • gallinules
    • The typical genus regarding the subfamily Gallinulinæ, formerly coextensive therewith, today restricted to these types of species once the common gallinule of Europe, G. chloropus, or that of America, G. galeata.
    • gallinules
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