Schoinobates

noun Schoi·nob·a·tes \ skȯiˈnäbəˌtēz \

Definition of Schoinobates

: a genus of marsupials comprising the large flying phalangers of Australia

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Origin and Etymology of schoinobates

New Latin, from Greek schoinobatēs ropedancer, from schoinos rush, reed, rope + -batēs one that goes (from bainein to go, walk)


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