No it is not the Entwives, but as a direct consequence of their dissapearance, there can no longer be any of my 'E-word'. (See movie cover TTT pg. 78) Also review
# 6 ...collective group or race...
where I have added the bold highlighting.
Hopefully this will be a slam your ice cream cone into the middle of your forehead answer with an "Oh yes, I forgot about them!" rather than my having to apologize for such a lame puzzle.
If you don't figure it out from this, I'll give the answer tomorrow and let someone else take over with an easier one or at least a better one, for this one is going nowhere fast and I don't see how anymore narrowing down guesses will be anything other than futile. :elfbiggrin: