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zeuglodon

noun zeu·glo·don \ˈzügləˌdän\
variants: or

zeuglodont

\-nt\

Definition of zeuglodon

plural

-s

  1. :  any of the extinct slender toothed whales constituting the genus Basilosaurus

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zeuglodon

adjective zeu·glo·don \"\

Definition of zeuglodon

  1. :  of or relating to the zeuglodons

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Zeuglodon

Zeu·glo·don \"\

Definition of Zeuglodon

  1. taxonomic synonym of basilosaurus

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Origin and Etymology of zeuglodon

New Latin Zeuglodont-, Zeuglodon, from Greek zeuglē loop or strap of a yoke (from zeugnynai to yoke) + New Latin -odont-, -odon


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