Trachodon

noun Trach·odon \ˈtrakəˌdän, ˈtrāk-\

Definition of Trachodon

  1. 1 in former classifications :  a genus of hadrosaurs including forms now placed in other hadrosaurid genera (such as Edmontosaurus and Lambeosaurus)

  2. 2 trachodon plural trachodons dated :  a dinosaur of the genus Trachodon

trachodont

\-nt\ adjective or noun

trachodontid

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of trachodon

New Latin, from Greek trachys rough + New Latin -odon


First Known Use: 1857


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