from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the type genus, coextensive with the family Daubentoniidae.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The proper name of the genus more commonly called Chiromys (which see), containing the aye-aye, D. madagascariensis, and having priority over the others. See cut under aye-aye.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. type genus; coextensive with the family Daubentoniidae
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