Condylura

noun
Con·​dy·​lu·​ra | \ ˌkändəˈlu̇rə \

Definition of Condylura

: a genus of moles having 44 small teeth and a muzzle like a snout that terminates in a fringe of cartilaginous or fleshy processes and comprising the star-nosed moles

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History and Etymology for Condylura

New Latin, from condyl- + -ura

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“Condylura.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Condylura. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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