Reptilia

[ rep-til-ee-uh ]
/ rɛpˈtɪl i ə /

noun

the class comprising the reptiles.

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Origin of Reptilia

From New Latin, dating back to 1620–30; see origin at reptilian

Definition for reptilia (2 of 2)

reptilium
[ rep-til-ee-uh m ]
/ rɛpˈtɪl i əm /

noun, plural rep·til·i·a [rep-til-ee-uh] /rɛpˈtɪl i ə/.

a building for the public exhibition of reptiles.
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