plural noun
Un·​gu·​la·​ta | \ -ˈlātə \

Definition of Ungulata

in former classifications
: a major division of Mammalia comprising hoofed mammals as distinguished from cetaceans and those with nails or claws — compare unguiculata

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History and Etymology for Ungulata

New Latin, from neuter plural of Late Latin ungulatus ungulate

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“Ungulata.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ungulata. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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