Eumetopias

noun

Eu·​me·​to·​pi·​as
ˌyüməˈtōpēəs
: a genus of sea lions including the Australian sea lion and the Steller's sea lion

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from eu- + Greek metōpias having a broad forehead, from metōpon forehead

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“Eumetopias.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Eumetopias. Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

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