amblypod

[ am-bluh-pod ]
/ ˈæm bləˌpɒd /

noun

one of the primitive ungulate mammals of the extinct order Pantodonta, from the Paleocene and Eocene epochs, having a massive body and short legs.

Nearby words

  1. amblygonite,
  2. amblyomma,
  3. amblyopia,
  4. amblyopic,
  5. amblyoscope,
  6. ambo,
  7. ambo-,
  8. amboceptor,
  9. amboina,
  10. amboina wood

Origin of amblypod

< New Latin Amblypoda < Greek amblý(s) blunt + -poda -poda

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