plural noun

in former classifications
: a superorder of placental mammals having the large cerebrum overlapping the cerebellum and optic lobes and including the higher mammals (such as the Primates, Carnivora, and Ungulata)

Word History


New Latin, from Latin educare to bring up, rear, educate + -abilia (neuter plural of -abilis -able)

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“Educabilia.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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