nonmammalian

adjective
non·​mam·​ma·​li·​an | \ ˌnän-mə-ˈmā-lē-ən How to pronounce nonmammalian (audio) , -ma-\

Definition of nonmammalian

: not of, relating to, or being a mammal : not mammalian … the bones … that connect the lower jaw to the skull in nonmammalian vertebrates.— James Hanken

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1880, in the meaning defined above

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