tyrannosaurus
noun Etymology: New Latin Date: 1905 tyrannosaur 1

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • tyrannosaurus — UK [tɪˌrænəˈsɔːrəs] / US [tɪˌrænəˈsɔrəs] or tyrannosaurus rex UK [tɪˌrænəsɔːrəs ˈreks] / US [tɪˌrænəsɔrəs ˈreks] noun [countable] Word forms tyrannosaurus : singular tyrannosaurus plural tyrannosauruses a large dinosaur that walked on two legs… …   English dictionary

  • tyrannosaurus — (also tyrannosaurus rex, tyrannosaur) ► NOUN ▪ a very large carnivorous dinosaur with powerful jaws and small claw like front legs. ORIGIN from Greek turannos tyrant + sauros lizard …   English terms dictionary

  • tyrannosaurus — (n.) carnivorous Cretaceous bipedal dinosaur, 1905, Modern Latin genus name, coined by H.F. Osborn (published 1906 in Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History XXI, p.259) from Gk. tyrannos tyrant + + SAURUS (Cf. saurus). Abbreviated… …   Etymology dictionary

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  • Tyrannosaurus —   Tyrannosaurus …   Wikipedia Español

  • Tyrannosaurus — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Tyrannosaurus rex (homonymie). Tyrannosaurus …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • tyrannosaurus — noun A large carnivorous dinosaur, of the genus Tyrannosaurus, found in North America during the Cretaceous period …   Wiktionary

  • Tyrannosaurus — Ty|ran|no|sau|rus, der; , …rier [zu griech. saũros, ↑ Saurier]: riesiger, auf den Hinterbeinen sich fortbewegender fleischfressender Dinosaurier. * * * Tyranno|saurus   [zu griechisch týrannos und saũros »Eidechse«], zur Ordnung Saurischia… …   Universal-Lexikon

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