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  • n. Alternative capitalization of Mammalia

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The highest class of Vertebrata. The young are nourished for a time by milk, or an analogous fluid, secreted by the mammary glands of the mother.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In zoology, the highest class of Vertebrata, containing all those animals which suckle their young, and no others; mammiferous animals; the mammals.

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

  • n. warm-blooded vertebrates characterized by mammary glands in the female


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