noun At·i·ko·ka·nia \atə̇(ˌ)kōˈkānēə, -nyə\

Definition of Atikokania

  1. :  a genus of Precambrian fossils possibly of siliceous sponges and if actually such the only fossil animal known from this early period

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Origin and Etymology of atikokania

New Latin, from Atikokan river, Ontario, Canada + New Latin -ia

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to cast off or become cast off

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