Sirenian



noun
1.
an aquatic, herbivorous mammal of the order Sirenia, including the manatee and dugong.
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or belonging to the Sirenia, an order of aquatic herbivorous placental mammals having forelimbs modified as paddles, no hind limbs, and a horizontally flattened tail: contains only the dugong and manatees
noun
2.
any animal belonging to the order Sirenia; a sea cow

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