Acinonyx


Acinonyx
noun
cheetahs
Syn: ↑genus Acinonyx
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Felidae, ↑family Felidae
Member Meronyms: ↑cheetah, ↑chetah, ↑Acinonyx jubatus

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\\əˈsinəˌniks\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Greek akinētos motionless + New Latin -onyx — more at acineta
: the genus of cats comprising the cheetahs which are distinguished by the absence of cutaneous sheaths for guarding the claws

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