noun Tax·id·ea \takˈsidēə\

Definition of Taxidea

  1. :  a genus of mammals (family Mustelidae) consisting of the American badger

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Origin and Etymology of taxidea

New Latin, from Medieval Latin taxus badger (of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German dahs badger) + New Latin -idea — more at technical

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