genus Ailuropoda

noun
only the giant panda: in some classifications considered a genus of the separate family Ailuropodidae
Syn: ↑Ailuropoda
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Procyonidae, ↑family Procyonidae
Member Meronyms: ↑giant panda, ↑panda, ↑panda bear, ↑coon bear, ↑Ailuropoda melanoleuca

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