three-toed sloth


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three-toed sloth

(thrē′tōd′)
n.
See sloth.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.three-toed sloth - a sloth that has three long claws on each forefoot and each hindfootthree-toed sloth - a sloth that has three long claws on each forefoot and each hindfoot
tree sloth, sloth - any of several slow-moving arboreal mammals of South America and Central America; they hang from branches back downward and feed on leaves and fruits
Bradypus, genus Bradypus - type genus of the Bradypodidae: three-toed sloths
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Caption: PAGES 74-75: A) HELEN DAMROSCHTEE VAN, Jinamou, 1923 or earlier, Guyana, Watercolor on paper; B) ELSE BOSTELMANN, Blue and Orange Nudlbranch, Bermuda, 1931, Watercolor on paper; C) ISABEL COOPER, Margay tigrina vigens, Kartabo, British Guiana, 1922, Watercolor on paper; 0) ISABEL COOPER, Three-toed Sloth, Kartabo, British Guiana, 1922, Watercolor on paper.
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