Dorcopsis

noun
Dor·​cop·​sis | \ dȯrˈkäpsə̇s \

Definition of Dorcopsis

: a genus of marsupials comprising the gazelle-faced wallabies of New Guinea

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History and Etymology for Dorcopsis

New Latin, from Greek dorkas + New Latin -opsis

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“Dorcopsis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Dorcopsis. Accessed 12 Jun. 2021.

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