\\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, Condylarthra, Hyracoidea, and sometimes others

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  • 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] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

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