noun Trim·ero·rhi·nus \ˌtrimərōˈrīnəs\

Definition of Trimerorhinus

  1. :  a genus of African back-fanged snakes (family Boigidae) — see schaapstecker

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Origin and Etymology of trimerorhinus

New Latin, from tri- + mer- + -rhinus

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