plural noun Ca·vi·i·dae \kāˈvīəˌdē, kə-\

Definition of Caviidae

  1. :  a family of more or less tailless rodents having but three toes on each hind foot — see cavy

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Origin and Etymology of caviidae

New Latin, from Cavia, type genus + -idae

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a brief usually trivial fact

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