plural noun
Pseu·​do·​su·​chia | \ ˌsüdōˈsükēə \

Definition of Pseudosuchia

: a suborder of Thecodontia comprising small slender generalized Triassic reptiles probably near the common ancestry of dinosaurs, birds, and crocodilians

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Other Words from Pseudosuchia

pseudosuchian \ ¦⸗⸗¦⸗kēən \ adjective or noun

History and Etymology for Pseudosuchia

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

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“Pseudosuchia.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 9 December 2019.

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