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  1. Lagopus, genus Lagopus(noun)



  1. lagopus(Noun)

    The ptarmigan ().

  2. Origin: From the lagopus, from the , from + ; compare lagopod, lagopode.


  1. Lagopus

    Lagopus is a small genus of birds in the grouse subfamily. It contains three living species with numerous described subspecies.


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