iguanodon

noun
iguan·odon | \ i-ˈgwä-nə-ˌdän \

Definition of iguanodon 

: any of a genus (Iguanodon) of very large herbivorous dinosaurs of the Early Cretaceous

First Known Use of iguanodon

1830, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for iguanodon

New Latin Iguanodont-, Iguanodon, from Spanish iguana + Greek odōn tooth, from odont-, odous — more at tooth

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iguanid

Iguanidae

iguanodon

Iguanodontoidea

iguanoid

iguape

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