mylodon(redirected from mylodons)
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Related to mylodons: Vaivode
(Palaeontology) any prehistoric giant sloth of the genus Myolodon
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|Noun||1.||mylodon - large (bear-sized) extinct edentate mammal of the Pleistocene in South America|
edentate - primitive terrestrial mammal with few if any teeth; of tropical Central America and South America
genus Mylodon - type genus of the Mylodontidae; sometimes included in family Megatheriidae