Crocodilia

noun
crocodiles; alligators; caimans; gavials
Hypernyms: ↑animal order
Member Holonyms: ↑Archosauria, ↑subclass Archosauria
Member Meronyms:

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\\ˌkräkəˈdilēə\
Etymology: New Latin, from Crocodilus + -ia
synonym of loricata II

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Crocodilia — Croc o*dil i*a ( d?l ? ?), n. pl. [NL., fr. L. crocodilus crocodile.] (Zo[ o]l.) An order of reptiles including the crocodiles, gavials, alligators, and many extinct kinds. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Crocodilĭa — Crocodilĭa, s. Krokodile …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Crocodilia — Crocodilia, Krokodile, in ca. 20 Arten ufernahe Süßwasser oder Brackwasserregionen der Tropen und Subtropen bewohnende, zu den Archosauria gehörende Ordnung der ⇒ Reptilia. Vierkammeriges Herz; Zwerchfell; Muskelmagen ähnelt dem der Vögel; Augen… …   Deutsch wörterbuch der biologie

  • Crocodilia — Filozoa Crocodilians Temporal range: Cretaceous Recent, 84–0 Ma …   Wikipedia

  • Crocodilia — Crocodiliens Quelques espèces …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Crocodilia —   Crocodilia Rango temporal: Cretácico Presente …   Wikipedia Español

  • Crocodilia — Krokodile China Alligator (Alligator sinensis) Systematik Stamm: Chordatiere (Chordata) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • crocodilia — /ˌkrɒkəˈdiliə/ (say .krokuh deeleeuh), / jə/ (say yuh) plural noun crocodiles, alligators, caimans, and gavials, viewed collectively. {New Latin Crocodilia former name of the order} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Crocodilia — …   Википедия

  • crocodilia — croc·o·dil·ia …   English syllables

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