Geikia

noun
Gei·​kia | \ ˈgēkēə \

Definition of Geikia

: a genus of rather small toothless dicynodont reptiles from the Upper Permian of Scotland

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History and Etymology for Geikia

New Latin, from Sir Archibald Geikie †1924 Scottish geologist + New Latin -ia

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“Geikia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Geikia. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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