Sentence Examples with the word suidae

The Suidae include the Old World pigs (Suinae) and the American peccaries (Dicotylinae), and are characterized by the snout terminating in a fleshy disk-like expansion, in the midst of which are perforated the nostrils; while the toes are enclosed in sharp hoofs, of which the lateral ones do not touch the ground.

The Suidae are divisible into the true Old World swine (Suinae) and the American peccaries (Dicotylinae).

Eber), the name given to the uncastrated male of the domestic pig, and to some wild species of the family Suidae (see Swine).