brontosaurus


brontosaurus
also brontosaur noun Etymology: New Latin, from Greek brontē thunder + sauros lizard; akin to Greek bremein to roar Date: 1892 any of a genus (Apatosaurus syn. Brontosaurus) of large sauropod dinosaurs of the Jurassic — called also apatosaurus

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.


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