Gorgosaurus

noun Gor·go·sau·rus \ˌgȯ(r)gəˈsȯrəs\

Definition of Gorgosaurus

  1. :  a genus of large, carnivorous, North American dinosaurs of the late Cretaceous consisting of a single species (G. libratus) now often considered as belonging to the genus Albertosaurus — compare deinodon

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Origin and Etymology of gorgosaurus

New Latin, from Latin Gorgo Gorgon + -saurus


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