Mesosuchia

plural noun
Meso·​su·​chia

Definition of Mesosuchia 

in some classifications

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

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Other Words from Mesosuchia

mesosuchian \¦⸗⸗¦⸗kēən \ adjective or noun

History and Etymology for Mesosuchia

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

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