eutherian

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Eutheria, from Ancient Greek εὖ (, good, true) + θηρίον (thēríon, beast).

Adjective[edit]

eutherian (not comparable)

  1. belonging or pertaining to the group Eutheria, comprising the mammals more closely related to animals like humans and rodents than to marsupials.

Noun[edit]

eutherian (plural eutherians)

  1. a eutherian animal.