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megafauna

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noun mega·fau·na \-ˌfȯ-nə, -ˌfä-\

Definition of megafauna

  1. 1 :  animals (as bears, bison, or mammoths) of particularly large size

  2. 2 :  fauna consisting of individuals large enough to be visible to the naked eye

mega·fau·nal play \-nəl\ adjective


1927

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1927

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