didelphid

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adjective

di·​del·​phid
(ˈ)dī¦delfə̇d
: of or relating to Didelphidae or to Didelphis or to members of this family or genus

didelphid

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noun

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plural -s
: a marsupial of the family Didelphidae or genus Didelphis : opossum

Word History

Etymology

Adjective

New Latin Didelphidae

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“Didelphid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/didelphid. Accessed 20 Feb. 2024.

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