from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A division of the Carnivora, including the dogs, cats, and bears, in which the feet are not webbed; -- opposed to Pinnipedia.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A suborder of carnivorous mammals, of the order Feræ, containing all the terrestrial carnivores, as distinguished from the aquatic seals and walruses, or Pinnipedia.

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

  • n. in some classifications considered a suborder of Carnivora


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