[ proh-see-on-i-dee ]

noun(used with a singular or plural verb)Zoology.
  1. the New World family of mammals that includes raccoons, coatis, ringtails, cacomistles, kinkajous, olingos, and olinguitos.

Origin of Procyonidae

First recorded in 1845–50; from New Latin Procyon , a genus name + -idae

Words Nearby Procyonidae Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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