Tarsius

noun
type and sole genus of the family Tarsiidae
Syn: ↑genus Tarsius
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Tarsiidae, ↑family Tarsiidae
Member Meronyms: ↑tarsier

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\\ˈtärsēəs\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from tarsus; from the length of the tarsal bones
: a genus (the type of the family Tarsiidae) comprising the tarsiers

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Tarsius — Tarsiidae tarsier …   Wikipédia en Français

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