Didelphis

noun
Di·​del·​phis | \ dī-ˈdel-fəs How to pronounce Didelphis (audio) \

Medical Definition of Didelphis

: a genus of marsupials (family Didelphidae) that includes the common opossum (D. virginiana) of the eastern United States and a few related tropical forms

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“Didelphis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Didelphis. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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