genus Cavia

noun
type genus of the Caviidae: guinea pigs
Syn: ↑Cavia
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Caviidae, ↑family Caviidae
Member Meronyms: ↑cavy

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