Definition of indricothere in English:

indricothere

noun

  • A large ungulate fossil mammal of the Oligocene epoch, related to the rhinoceros.

    Family Hyracodontidae, order Paraceratheriinae

Origin

1960s: from modern Latin Indricotherium (genus name), from Russian indrik ‘giant mythical animal’ + Greek thērion ‘wild beast’.

Pronunciation

indricothere

/ˈɪndrɪkə(ʊ)ˌθɪə/