carnivora

plural noun car·niv·o·ra \ kär-ˈni-və-rə \

Definition of carnivora

: carnivorous mammals

Origin and Etymology of carnivora

Latin, neuter plural of carnivorus


Medical Dictionary

carnivora

noun plural car·niv·o·ra \ kär-ˈniv-ə-rə \

medical Definition of carnivora

1 capitalized : an order of eutherian mammals that are mostly carnivorous and have teeth adapted for flesh eating
2 : carnivorous animals; especially : members of the order Carnivora

carnivore

play \ˈkär-nə-ˌvō(ə)r, -ˌvȯ(ə)r\ noun

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