mammalian

mammalian
noun
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
Syn: ↑mammal
Members of this Topic:
Hypernyms: ↑vertebrate, ↑craniate
Hyponyms:
Member Holonyms: ↑Mammalia, ↑class Mammalia
Part Meronyms: ↑coat, ↑pelage, ↑hair, ↑pilus
adjective
of or relating to the class Mammalia (Freq. 2)
Pertains to noun: ↑Mammalia

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