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syntype

[sin-tahyp]
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noun Biology.
  1. a type specimen other than the holotype used in the description of a species.

Origin of syntype

First recorded in 1905–10; syn- + type
Related formssyn·typ·ic [sin-tip-ik] /sɪnˈtɪp ɪk/, adjective
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