three-toed sloth

noun \ ˈthrē-ˈtōd- \

Definition of three-toed sloth

: any of a genus (Bradypus) of sloths having three clawed digits on each foot and eight or nine vertebrae in the neck — compare two-toed sloth

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1847

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