Meaning of coryphodon


Pronunciation: (ku-rif'u-don"), [key]
— n. Paleontol.
  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.
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