tachyglossid

adjective
tachy·​glos·​sid | \ -sə̇d \

Definition of tachyglossid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the Tachyglossidae

tachyglossid

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of tachyglossid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a mammal of the family Tachyglossidae : echidna

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“Tachyglossid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tachyglossid. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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