Definition of Rytina

1. n. A genus of large edentulous sirenians, allied to the dugong and manatee, including but one species (R. Stelleri); -- called also Steller's sea cow.



Medical Definition of Rytina

1. A genus of large edentulous sirenians, allied to the dugong and manatee, including but one species (R. Stelleri). Synonym: Steller's sea cow. Alternative forms: Rhytina. It is now extinct, but was formerly abundant at Behring's Island, near Behring's Straits. It was twenty-five feet or more in length, with a thick, blackish, naked skin. The last were killed in 1768 for their oil and flesh. Origin: NL, fr. Gr. A wrinkle. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rytina

ryotwari
ryotwaris
rype
rypeck
rypecks
ryper
rypophagous
rysh
ryshes
rysimeter
rysimeters
ryth
rythmic
rython
ryths
rytina (current term)
ryvett
ryvetts
röntgen
röntgens
rösti
röstis
s
s'
s'ghetti
s'more
s'mores
s'ok
s'pose
s'posed

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