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Meaning of MAMMAL

Pronunciation:  'mamul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  any warm-blooded vertebrate having the skin more or less covered with hair; young are born alive except for the small subclass of monotremes and nourished with milk
 

MAMMAL is a 6 letter word that starts with M.

 

 See Also: class Mammalia, coat, craniate, eutherian, eutherian mammal, female mammal, fossorial mammal, hair, Mammalia, metatherian, pelage, pilus, placental, placental mammal, prototherian, tusker, vertebrate

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mam"mal\, n.; pl. {Mammals}. [L. mammalis belonging to
the breast, fr. mamma the breast or pap: cf. F. mammal.]
(Zo["o]l.)
One of the Mammalia.

{Age of mammals}. See under {Age}, n., 8.

 
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