genus Monodon

noun
type genus of the Monodontidae
Syn: ↑Monodon
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Monodontidae, ↑family Monodontidae
Member Meronyms: ↑narwhal, ↑narwal, ↑narwhale, ↑Monodon monoceros

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