Taxeopoda
Taxeopoda Tax`e*op"o*da, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? (?) + -poda.] (Paleon.) An order of extinct Mammalia found in the Tertiary formations. [1913 Webster]

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  • taxeopoda — tax·e·op·o·da …   English syllables

  • taxeopoda — ˌtaksēˈäpədə noun plural Usage: capitalized Etymology: New Latin, from Greek taxis arrangement, order, regularity (gen. taxeōs) + New Latin poda in former classifications : an order of chiefly taxeopodous mammals comprising the Proboscidea …   Useful english dictionary

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