plural noun Tem·no·spon·dy·li \ˌtemnōˈspändəˌlī\

Definition of Temnospondyli

in some classifications

  1. :  a suborder of Stegocephalia including parts of the orders Embolomeri and Rhachitomi and sometimes the Stereospondyli

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Origin and Etymology of temnospondyli

New Latin, from Greek temnein to cut + New Latin -o- + -spondyli — more at tome

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capable of being understood in two ways

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