edentata definition

  • noun-plural:
    • An order of animals like the armadillos, sloths, and anteaters; -- called in addition Bruta. The incisor teeth tend to be seldom developed, as well as in some teams all the teeth miss.
    • An order of animals such as the armadillos, sloths, and anteaters; -- called additionally Bruta. The incisor teeth are seldom created, plus some groups all of the teeth are lacking.
  • others:
    • In mammalogy, a Cuvierian purchase of mammals; the edentates.
    • a team of crustaceans.
    • In mammalogy, a Cuvierian purchase of animals; the edentates.
    • A group of crustaceans.
  • noun:
    • order of animals having couple of or no teeth including: New World anteaters; sloths; armadillos
    • purchase of mammals having couple of or no teeth including: New World anteaters; sloths; armadillos

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