1. caprimulgiform bird long-winged nonpasserine birds
  2. Caprimulgiformes goatsuckers; frogmouths; oilbirds
  3. cuculiform bird birds having zygodactyl feet (except for the touracos)
  4. columbiform bird a cosmopolitan order of land birds having small heads and short legs with four unwebbed toes
  5. coraciiform bird chiefly short-legged arboreal nonpasserine birds that nest in holes
  6. capricious determined by chance or impulse rather than by necessity
  7. Caprimulgus europaeus Old World goatsucker
  8. apodiform bird nonpasserine bird having long wings and weak feet
  9. piciform bird any of numerous nonpasserine insectivorous climbing birds usually having strong bills for boring wood
  10. caprimulgid mainly crepuscular or nocturnal nonpasserine birds with mottled greyish-brown plumage and large eyes; feed on insects
  11. procellariiform seabird large long-winged bird with hooked bill and tubular nostrils that wanders the open seas
  12. passeriform bird perching birds mostly small and living near the ground with feet having 4 toes arranged to allow for gripping the perch; most are songbirds; hatchlings are helpless
  13. Caprimulgidae goatsuckers
  14. Caprimulgus vociferus American nocturnal goatsucker with grey-and-white plumage
  15. pelecaniform seabird large fish-eating seabird with four-toed webbed feet
  16. anseriform bird chiefly web-footed swimming birds
  17. platform bed a bed without springs
  18. order Caprimulgiformes goatsuckers; frogmouths; oilbirds
  19. imperative requiring attention or action
  20. promulgate state or announce

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