desmodont

adjective
des·​mo·​dont | \ ˈdezməˌdänt \

Definition of desmodont

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or belonging to the family Desmodontidae

desmodont

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of desmodont (Entry 2 of 2)

: a bat of the family Desmodontidae : vampire bat

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Adjective

New Latin Desmodontidae

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“Desmodont.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/desmodont. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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