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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. type genus of the Bradypodidae, comprising the three-toed sloths.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The typical genus of the family Bradypodid√¶, containing the ai, or three-toed or collared sloth, B. tridactylus or torquatus.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. type genus of the Bradypodidae: three-toed sloths


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