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mammal


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Mammal  \Mam"mal\,  n.;  pl  {Mammals}.  [L.  mammalis  belonging  to 
  the  breast,  fr  mamma  the  breast  or  pap:  cf  F.  mammal.] 
  (Zo["o]l.) 
  One  of  the  Mammalia. 
 
  {Age  of  mammals}.  See  under  {Age},  n.,  8. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  mammal 
  n  :  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 




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