Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • proper noun A taxonomic superfamily within the suborder Caniformia — many carnivorous mammals.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

This definition is lacking an etymology or has an incomplete etymology. You can help Wiktionary by giving it a proper etymology.

Examples

  • Biologists used to think it was a type of raccoon, then they didn't, then they thought it was in the Musteloidea family, then recently DNA evidence showed that it was.

    Original Signal - Transmitting Digg

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.