[ muh-mey-lee-uh n, -meyl-yuh n ]
/ məˈmeɪ li ən, -ˈmeɪl yən /
an animal of the class Mammalia; mammal.
belonging or pertaining to the class Mammalia; characteristic of mammals.
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Which of the options below is the best punctuation for the sentence? It__s your turn to pick the movie __ but your sister gets to pick the board game we _ re going to play.
Its your turn to pick the movie but your sister gets to pick the board game we’re going to play.
It’s your turn to pick the movie but your sister gets to pick the board game were going to play.
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OTHER WORDS FROM mammalianmam·mal·i·ty [muh-mal-i-tee] /məˈmæl ɪ ti/, nounnon·mam·ma·li·an, noun, adjectiveun·mam·ma·li·an, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for mammalians
In the first place, this curve is a constant feature in all mammalians.
They feed exclusively on flesh—that is to say on fish, small Mammalians, aquatic birds, and reptiles.Reptiles and Birds|Louis Figuier