having the back covered with thick bony plates; thought to have walked with a sprawling gait resembling a lizard's
Syn: ↑ankylosaur
Hypernyms: ↑armored dinosaur
Hyponyms: ↑Edmontonia
Member Holonyms: ↑genus Ankylosaurus

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