megafauna


mega·fau·na

noun \-ˌf-nə, -ˌfä-\

Definition of MEGAFAUNA

1
:  animals (as bears, bison, or mammoths) of particularly large size
2
:  fauna consisting of individuals large enough to be visible to the naked eye
mega·fau·nal \-nəl\ adjective

First Known Use of MEGAFAUNA

1927

Rhymes with MEGAFAUNA

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