Mesosuchia

plural noun Meso·su·chia

Definition of Mesosuchia

in some classifications

  1. :  a suborder of Loricata comprising variable and more or less archaic reptiles of the Jurassic and Lower Cretaceous

mesosuchian

adjective or noun

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Origin and Etymology of mesosuchia

New Latin, from mes- + Greek souchos crocodile + New Latin -ia


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