plural noun Al·li·ga·tor·i·dae \ˌalə̇gəˈtȯrəˌdē\

Definition of Alligatoridae

in some classifications

  1. :  a family of crocodilians comprising the alligators and the caimans

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Origin and Etymology of alligatoridae

New Latin, from Alligator, type genus + -idae

First Known Use: 1855

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