type and sole genus of the Trichechidae
Syn: ↑genus Trichecus
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Trichechidae, ↑family Trichechidae
Member Meronyms: ↑manatee, ↑Trichechus manatus

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\\ˈtrikə̇kəs, trə̇ˈkekəs\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from trich- + Greek echein to have, hold — more at scheme
: a genus of mammals (family Trichechidae) comprising the manatees

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