Didelphia
Didelphia Di*del"phi*a, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? = ? matrix, uterus.] (Zo["o]l.) The subclass of Mammalia which includes the marsupials. See {Marsupialia}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Didelphia — Didẹlphia   [griechisch], Didẹlphi|er, ältere Bezeichnung für die Beuteltiere …   Universal-Lexikon

  • didelphia — di·del·phia ( )dī del fē ə n the condition of having a double uterus di·del·phic fik adj * * * di·del·phia (di delґfe ə) [di + Gr. delphys uterus] uterus didelphys …   Medical dictionary

  • didelphia — di·del·phia …   English syllables

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  • Didelphian — Di*del phi*an, a. (Zo[ o]l.) Of or relating to the Didelphia. n. One of the Didelphia. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Didelphic — Di*del phic, a. (Zo[ o]l.) Having the uterus double; of or pertaining to the Didelphia. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Didelphis — Didelphys Di*del phys, n. [NL. See {Didelphia}.] (Zo[ o]l.) Formerly, any marsupial; but the term is now restricted to an American genus which includes the opossums, of which there are many species. See {Opossum}. [Written also {Didelphis}.] See… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Didelphys — Di*del phys, n. [NL. See {Didelphia}.] (Zo[ o]l.) Formerly, any marsupial; but the term is now restricted to an American genus which includes the opossums, of which there are many species. See {Opossum}. [Written also {Didelphis}.] See… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Kängurus — Östliches Graues Riesenkänguru (Macropus giganteus) Systematik Reihe: Landwirbeltiere (Tetrapoda) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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