Echino-sorex

noun
Echi·​no-so·​rex | \ -ˈsōrˌeks \

Definition of Echino-sorex

: a genus of ratlike southern Asiatic insectivores including only the moonrat

History and Etymology for Echino-sorex

New Latin, from echin- + Sorex

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“Echino-sorex.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Echino-sorex. Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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