Naemorhedus

noun
Naem·​o·​rhe·​dus | \ ˌneməˈrēdəs \

Definition of Naemorhedus

: a genus of ruminant mammals comprising the Asiatic gorals

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History and Etymology for Naemorhedus

New Latin, irregular from Latin nemor-, nemus grove + haedus kid

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“Naemorhedus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Naemorhedus. Accessed 29 Feb. 2020.

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