Teleosaur
Teleosaur Te`le*o*saur", n. (Paleon.) Any one of several species of fossil suarians belonging to Teleosaurus and allied genera. These reptiles are related to the crocodiles, but have biconcave vertebr[ae]. [1913 Webster]

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  • teleosaur — ˈtelēəˌsȯ(ə)r sometimes ˈtēl noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin Teleosaurus : a teleosaurian reptile * * * telˈeosaur noun An animal of this genus • • • Main Entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • teleosaur — tel·eo·saur …   English syllables

  • Sokotosuchus —   Sokotosuchus Rango temporal: Eoceno …   Wikipedia Español

  • teleosaurian — I. | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|sȯrēən adjective Etymology: New Latin Teleosaurus + English ian : of or relating to the genus Teleosaurus or family Teleosauridae II. noun ( s) …   Useful english dictionary

  • teleorganic — teleorganic, teleosaur, saurian see teleo 1, teleo 2 …   Useful english dictionary

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