Proarthri

plural noun
Pro·​ar·​thri | \ prōˈärˌthrī \

Definition of Proarthri

in some classifications
: a suborder of Cestraciontes that includes the Heterodontidae and related forms having the palatoquadrate apparatus articulated with the preorbital part of the skull

History and Etymology for Proarthri

New Latin, from pro- entry 1 + -arthri (from Greek arthron joint)

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“Proarthri.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Proarthri. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

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