1. cuculiform bird birds having zygodactyl feet (except for the touracos)
  2. coraciiform bird chiefly short-legged arboreal nonpasserine birds that nest in holes
  3. columbiform bird a cosmopolitan order of land birds having small heads and short legs with four unwebbed toes
  4. piciform bird any of numerous nonpasserine insectivorous climbing birds usually having strong bills for boring wood
  5. Cuculiformes cuckoos; touracos; etc.
  6. caprimulgiform bird long-winged nonpasserine birds
  7. apodiform bird nonpasserine bird having long wings and weak feet
  8. 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
  9. cycle of rebirth (Hinduism) repeated rebirth in new forms
  10. anseriform bird chiefly web-footed swimming birds
  11. gaviiform seabird seabirds of the order Gaviiformes
  12. pelecaniform seabird large fish-eating seabird with four-toed webbed feet
  13. cumuliform shaped like a cumulus cloud
  14. cuneiform bone a wrist bone that articulates with the pisiform and hamate and lunate bones
  15. baculiform formed like a bacillus
  16. Kekule formula a closed chain of 6 carbon atoms with hydrogen atoms attached
  17. procellariiform seabird large long-winged bird with hooked bill and tubular nostrils that wanders the open seas
  18. family Formicariidae antbirds
  19. California bay tree Pacific coast tree having aromatic foliage and small umbellate flowers followed by olivelike fruit; yields a hard tough wood
  20. California privet semi-evergreen Japanese shrub having malodorous flowers