Definition of Deinocephalia
: a suborder of Therapsida comprising reptiles known from Permian fossils of southern Africa and Russia that had massive skulls and heavy legs and included the largest of the reptiles foreshadowing mammals, some exceeding the modern rhinoceros in size
deinocephalianadjective or noun
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Origin and Etymology of deinocephalia
New Latin, from din- + cephal- + -ia
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