Meaning of Deciduata in English:

Deciduata

noun

historical Zoology
  • With plural agreement. A group comprising all placental mammals possessing a deciduate placenta.

Pronunciation

Deciduata

/dɪˌsɪdjʊˈɑːtə/ /dɪˌsɪdʒʊˈɑːtə/

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Lancet. From scientific Latin Deciduata from deciduate + scientific Latin -a.