tiktaalik

noun

an extinct species, Tiktaalik rosae, that is believed to be the missing link between water and land animals

Nearby words

  1. tiki tour,
  2. tikka,
  3. tikkiny,
  4. tikoloshe,
  5. tikrit,
  6. til,
  7. tilak,
  8. tilapia,
  9. tilburg,
  10. tilbury

Word Origin for tiktaalik

C21: from Inuktitut: burbot

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