Cotylosauria

plural noun
Cot·y·lo·sau·ria | \¦kä-tə-lə-¦sȯr-ē-ə, kə¦tilə-\

Definition of Cotylosauria 

: an order of Anapsida comprising extremely primitive late Paleozoic and early Triassic reptiles with short legs and massive bodies

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Other Words from Cotylosauria

cotylosaurian \-rēən \ adjective or noun

History and Etymology for Cotylosauria

New Latin, from cotyl- + -sauria

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