order Crocodylia

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

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  • Crocodylia — noun crocodiles; alligators; caimans; gavials • Syn: ↑order Crocodylia, ↑Crocodilia, ↑order Crocodilia • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Archosauria, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • order Crocodilia — noun crocodiles; alligators; caimans; gavials • Syn: ↑Crocodylia, ↑order Crocodylia, ↑Crocodilia • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Archosauria, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • order Loricata — noun former name for the order Crocodylia • Syn: ↑Loricata • Hypernyms: ↑animal order …   Useful english dictionary

  • animal order — noun the order of animals • Hypernyms: ↑order • Hyponyms: ↑Eubacteriales, ↑order Eubacteriales, ↑Pseudomonadales, ↑order Pseudomonadales, ↑Rickettsiales, ↑order …   Useful english dictionary

  • crocodile — crocodiloid /krok euh dil oyd, krok euh duy loyd/, adj. /krok euh duyl /, n. 1. any of several crocodilians of the genus Crocodylus, found in sluggish waters and swamps of the tropics. 2. any reptile of the order Crocodylia; crocodilian. 3. the… …   Universalium

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

  • reptile — reptilelike, adj. reptiloid /rep tl oyd /, adj. /rep til, tuyl/, n. 1. any cold blooded vertebrate of the class Reptilia, comprising the turtles, snakes, lizards, crocodilians, amphisbaenians, tuatara, and various extinct members including the… …   Universalium

  • Archosauria — noun a large subclass of diapsid reptiles including: crocodiles; alligators; dinosaurs; pterosaurs; plesiosaurs; ichthyosaurs; thecodonts • Syn: ↑subclass Archosauria • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Reptilia, ↑class Reptilia …   Useful english dictionary

  • subclass Archosauria — noun a large subclass of diapsid reptiles including: crocodiles; alligators; dinosaurs; pterosaurs; plesiosaurs; ichthyosaurs; thecodonts • Syn: ↑Archosauria • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Reptilia, ↑class Reptilia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Crocodile — For other uses, see Crocodile (disambiguation). For differences between alligators and crocodiles, see Crocodilia#Differences between alligators and crocodiles. Bilateria Crocodiles Temporal range: Eocene – Recent, 55–0 Ma …   Wikipedia

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