plural noun Tachy·glos·si·dae

Definition of Tachyglossidae

  1. :  a family of mammals (order Monotremata) consisting of the genera Tachyglossus and Zaglossus and comprising the echidnas

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Origin and Etymology of tachyglossidae

New Latin, from Tachyglossus, type genus + -idae

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