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tyrannosaur

noun ty·ran·no·saur \tə-ˈra-nə-ˌsr, tī-\

Definition of TYRANNOSAUR

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:  a massive North American tyrannosaurid (Tyrannosaurus rex)
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Origin of TYRANNOSAUR

New Latin Tyrannosaurus, from Greek tyrannos tyrant + sauros lizard
First Known Use: 1924
TYRANNOSAUR Defined for Kids

tyrannosaur

noun ty·ran·no·saur \tə-ˈra-nə-ˌsr, tī-\

Definition of TYRANNOSAUR for Kids

:  a very large North American meat-eating dinosaur that had small forelegs and walked on its hind legs

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