type genus of the Dasypodidae
Syn: ↑genus Dasypus
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Dasypodidae, ↑family Dasypodidae

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\\ˈdasəpəs\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from dasy- + -pus
: a genus (the type of the family Dasypodidae) of armadillos that includes the peba and other common armadillos

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Dasypus /dasˈi-pŭs or -pəs/
A genus of armadillos
ORIGIN: Gr dasypous a hare, from dasys hairy, and pous, podos foot
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dasˈypod noun
Any member of the genus
Dasypodˈidae plural noun
The armadillo family

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