HyperDic: psittacosaurus

English > 1 sense of the word psittacosaurus:
NOUNanimalpsittacosaurus, psittacosaurprimitive dinosaur actually lacking horns and having only the beginning of a frill
English > psittacosaurus: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
MeaningPrimitive dinosaur actually lacking horns and having only the beginning of a frill; long hind limbs and short forelimbs; may have been bipedal.
Synonympsittacosaur
Member ofgenus PsittacosaurusMost primitive genus of horned dinosaurs
Broaderceratopsian, horned dinosaurAny of several four-footed herbivorous dinosaurs with enormous beaked skulls
Spanishpsittacosaurus
Catalanpsitacosaure

©2001-22 · HyperDic hyper-dictionary · Contact

English | Spanish | Catalan
Privacy | Robots

Valid XHTML 1.0 Strict