Thecodontia

plural noun The·co·don·tia \ ˌthēkəˈdänchə \

Definition of Thecodontia

: an order or Reptilia comprising various generalized diapsid Triassic forms presumably on the common ancestral line of the dinosaurs, crocodiles, and birds

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Origin and Etymology of thecodontia

New Latin, from thec- + -odontia


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