A subclass of Mammalia, having a cloaca where ducts of this urinary, genital, and alimentary systems terminate, such as birds. The feminine lays eggs like a bird. See Duck mole, under duck, and echidna.
In mammalogy, the lowest purchase of this class Mammalia, containing those animals which may have a single or typical orifice associated with genital, urinary, and digestion body organs, and therefore are oviparous.
In conchology, a division of geophilous pulmonate gastropods, obtaining the outside male and feminine orifices contiguous or common: against Ditremata.
A figure of speech in which the expression is an evident exaggeration of the meaning intended to be conveyed or by which things are represented as much greater or less better or worse than they really are a statement exaggerated fancifully through excitement or for effect...