Aplodontia

noun Ap·lo·don·tia \ˌaplōˈdänch(ē)ə\

Definition of Aplodontia

  1. :  a genus (the type of the family Aplodontiidae) of rodents comprising the mountain beavers

aplodontiid

\¦aplō¦dänchēə̇d\ adjective or noun

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Origin and Etymology of aplodontia

New Latin, from hapl- + -odontia


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