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: of or relating to Didelphidae or to Didelphis or to members of this family or genus


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

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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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