Moschus

noun
Mos·​chus | \ ˈmäskəs \

Definition of Moschus

: a genus comprising the Asiatic musk deer usually segregated in a subfamily of Cervidae but formerly placed in a separate family

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History and Etymology for Moschus

New Latin, from Medieval Latin, musk

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“Moschus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Moschus. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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