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Toxodontia

plural noun Tox·o·don·tia \ -nch(ē)ə \

Definition of Toxodontia

: a suborder of Notoungulata comprising generalized ungulates of the Paleocene to Pleistocene of South America mostly of huge size equaling a large rhinoceros and having mostly persistent teeth that consist of large incisors, small lower canines, and high-crowned curved molars

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Origin and Etymology of toxodontia

New Latin, from 2tox- + -odontia


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Toxodontia

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Definition of Toxodontia

  • taxonomic synonym of notoungulata

Origin and Etymology of toxodontia

New Latin, from 2tox- + -odontia


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