baluchitherium

noun
ba·​lu·​chi·​the·​ri·​um | \ bəˌlüchəˈthirēəm \

Definition of baluchitherium

1 capitalized : a genus of very large Oligocene mammals related to the rhinoceros the remains of which are found in central Asia
2 plural baluchitheria\ -​ēə \ : an animal or fossil of the genus Baluchitherium

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History and Etymology for baluchitherium

New Latin, from Baluchistan (country) + New Latin -therium

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“Baluchitherium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/baluchitherium. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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