Chironectes

noun
Chi·​ro·​nec·​tes | \ ˌkīrəˈnekˌtēz \

Definition of Chironectes

: a genus of tropical American marsupial mammals consisiting of the yapok

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History and Etymology for Chironectes

New Latin, from chir- + -nectes

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“Chironectes.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Chironectes. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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