Megalosaurus

noun Meg·a·lo·sau·rus

Definition of Megalosaurus

  1. :  a genus (the type of the family Megalosauridae) of gigantic carnivorous saurischian dinosaurs of the suborder Theropoda occurring in the European Jurassic and Lower Cretaceous

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Origin and Etymology of megalosaurus

New Latin, from megal- + -saurus


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