Amphirhina

plural noun Am·phi·rhi·na \ˌamfəˈrīnə\

Definition of Amphirhina

in some classifications

  1. :  a primary division of Vertebrata having double nasal chambers and including all vertebrates except the lancelets and cyclostomes

amphirhinal

adjective

amphirhine

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of amphirhina

New Latin, from amphi- + -rhina (from Greek rhin-, rhis nose)


First Known Use: 1869


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