nototherium

noun

an extinct Pleistocene rhinoceros-sized marsupial of the genus Nototherium, related to the wombats

Nearby words

  1. notogaean,
  2. notoriety,
  3. notorious,
  4. notoriously,
  5. notornis,
  6. notoungulate,
  7. notour,
  8. notour bankrupt,
  9. notre dame,
  10. notre dame de paris, cathedral of

Word Origin for nototherium

C19: New Latin, from Greek notos south (referring to their discovery in the S hemisphere) + thērion beast

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