Odobenus

noun
Odo·be·nus | \ -ˈbēnəs \

Definition of Odobenus 

: the type genus of Odobenidae comprising the walruses

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History and Etymology for Odobenus

New Latin, from Greek odōn tooth + bainein to walk; from the belief that walruses use their tusks in sequence

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