Pareiasaurus

noun
Pa·​reia·​sau·​rus

Definition of Pareiasaurus

: the type genus of the family Pareiasauridae comprising heavily built reptiles from the Karroo formations of southern Africa

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History and Etymology for Pareiasaurus

New Latin, from Greek pareia cheek + New Latin -saurus

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“Pareiasaurus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pareiasaurus. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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