genus Allosaurus

noun
carnivorous dinosaur of North America; late Jurassic
Syn: ↑genus Antrodemus
Hypernyms: ↑reptile genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Carnosaura, ↑suborder Carnosaura
Member Meronyms: ↑allosaur, ↑allosaurus

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  • Allosaurus — Eumetazoa Allosaurus Temporal range: Late Jurassic, 155–150 Ma …   Wikipedia

  • Allosaurus —   Allosaurus Rango temporal: Jurásico superior …   Wikipedia Español

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  • genus Antrodemus — noun carnivorous dinosaur of North America; late Jurassic • Syn: ↑genus Allosaurus • Hypernyms: ↑reptile genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Carnosaura, ↑suborder Carnosaura • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • allosaurus — noun late Jurassic carnivorous dinosaur; similar to but somewhat smaller than tyrannosaurus • Syn: ↑allosaur • Hypernyms: ↑theropod, ↑theropod dinosaur, ↑bird footed dinosaur • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Allosaurus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • allosaurus — noun Etymology: New Latin, from Greek all + sauros lizard Date: 1886 any of a genus (Allosaurus) of very large carnivorous North American theropod dinosaurs of the late Jurassic period …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • allosaurus — noun a large, carnivorous dinosaur, of genus Allosaurus, that lived in the Jurassic period …   Wiktionary

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