Pronunciation : Pal`a*me"de*æ Part of Speech : n. Etymology : [NL.] (Zoöl.) Definition : Defn: An order, or suborder, including the kamichi, and allied South American birds; -- called also screamers. In many anatomical characters they are allied to the Anseres, but they externally resemble the wading birds.
pl. Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913