didelphid

adjective
di·​del·​phid | \ (ˈ)dī¦delfə̇d \

Definition of didelphid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

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

didelphid

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of didelphid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a marsupial of the family Didelphidae or genus Didelphis : opossum

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History and Etymology for didelphid

Adjective

New Latin Didelphidae

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“Didelphid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/didelphid. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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