plural noun
Xeno·​pod·​i·​dae | \ ˌzenəˈpädəˌdē \

Definition of Xenopodidae

in former classifications
: a family of amphibians comprising Xenopus and a few related genera that are now included in the family Pipidae

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History and Etymology for Xenopodidae

New Latin, from Xenopod-, Xenopus + -idae

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“Xenopodidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Xenopodidae. Accessed 12 Jul. 2020.

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