dinomyid

adjective
di·​no·​my·​id | \ ¦dīnō¦mīə̇d \

Definition of dinomyid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the genus Dinomys or family Dinomyidae

dinomyid

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of dinomyid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a dinomyid rodent

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History and Etymology for dinomyid

Adjective

New Latin Dinomy-, stem of Dinomys dinomys + -id entry 1

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“Dinomyid.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dinomyid. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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