Cercolabes

Cer·col·a·bes \(ˌ)sərˈkäləˌbēz\

Definition of Cercolabes

  1. taxonomic synonym of coendou

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Origin and Etymology of cercolabes

New Latin, from cerc- + -labes (irregular from Greek lambanein to take, seize); akin to Old English læccan to seize — more at latch


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