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coryphodon

[kuh-rif-uh-don] /kəˈrɪf əˌdɒn/
noun, Paleontology
1.
a primitive hoofed mammal of the extinct genus Coryphodon, of the early Eocene Epoch, having a long, thickset body, short legs, and five-toed feet, each toe ending in a small hoof.
Origin
1845
1845; < Neo-Latin < Greek koryph() peak, top + odṓn tooth
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