urogomphus

noun
uro·​gom·​phus | \ ˌyu̇rəˈgäm(p)fəs \
plural urogomphi\ -​mˌfī , -​mˌfē \

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History and Etymology for urogomphus

New Latin, from ur- entry 2 + Latin gomphus nail, peg, from Greek gomphos tooth, bolt, peg

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“Urogomphus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/urogomphus. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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