Definition of Edentata in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌiːdənˈtɑːtə/
Pronunciation: /ˌiːdənˈteɪtə/

plural noun

Another term for Xenarthra.
Example sentences
  • It was subsequently realized that Edentata was polyphyletic - that it contained unrelated families and was thus invalid.

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