Notoryctes

noun No·to·ryc·tes \ˌnōtəˈrikˌtēz\

Definition of Notoryctes

  1. :  a genus of small burrowing Australian marsupials comprising solely the marsupial mole

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Origin and Etymology of notoryctes

New Latin, from 2not- + Greek oryktēs digger, from oryssein to dig — more at rough


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