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Dugong

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Dugong

(Science: zoology) An aquatic herbivorous mammal (Halicore dugong), of the order sirenia, allied to the manatee, but with a bilobed tail. It inhabits the red sea, indian ocean, East Indies, and australia.

alternative forms: duyong.

Origin: malayan dyng, or Javan. Duyung.