Cingulata

plural noun
Cin·​gu·​la·​ta | \ ˌsiŋgyəˈlātə, -ätə \

Definition of Cingulata

in some classifications
: a major division of Edentata comprising armadillos and extinct related forms

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History and Etymology for Cingulata

New Latin, from Latin cingulum, cingula girdle + New Latin -ata

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“Cingulata.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cingulata. Accessed 7 Jul. 2020.

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