Syndyoceras

noun
Syn·​dy·​oc·​er·​as | \ ˌsindēˈäsərəs \

Definition of Syndyoceras

: a genus of extinct ungulates from the Miocene of Nebraska related to Protoceras and having a skull with two pairs of horns curving toward each other

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History and Etymology for Syndyoceras

New Latin, from Greek syndyo two together (from syn- + dyo two) + New Latin -ceras

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“Syndyoceras.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Syndyoceras. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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