longirostrine

adjective
lon·​gi·​ros·​trine | \ ¦länjə¦rästrə̇n, -räˌstrīn \

Definition of longirostrine

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: having a long jaw

longirostrine

noun
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plural -s

Definition of longirostrine (Entry 2 of 2)

: a long-jawed creature specifically : one of the long-jawed primitive proboscideans of the family Gomphotheriidae

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History and Etymology for longirostrine

Adjective

longi- + rostr- + -ine

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“Longirostrine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/longirostrine. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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