Tillodontia

plural noun
Til·​lo·​don·​tia

Definition of Tillodontia

: a small order of Eocene mammals of North America and Europe probably derived from insectivores but having resemblances to rodents or carnivores

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History and Etymology for Tillodontia

New Latin, from Greek tillein to pluck, tear + New Latin -odontia

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“Tillodontia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tillodontia. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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