Camarasaurus
Camarasaurus Cam`a*ra*sau"rus, n. [NL. fr. Gr. ? a vaulted chamber + ? lizard.] (Paleon.) A genus of gigantic American Jurassic dinosaurs, having large cavities in the bodies of the dorsal vertebr[ae]. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • camarasaurus — |kamərə|sȯrəs noun Usage: capitalized Etymology: New Latin, from Greek kamara vaulted chamber + New Latin saurus more at chamber : a genus of American Jurassic dinosaurs (order Sauropoda) with the orbits and nares large and situated high on the… …   Useful english dictionary

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