Definition of Allosaurus in English :

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Allosaurus meaning in English

Meaning of Allosaurus in English

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Allosaurus pronunciation in English

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1. allosaur, allosaurus

late Jurassic carnivorous dinosaur; similar to but somewhat smaller than tyrannosaurus

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see synonyms of allosaurus
any of a genus (Allosaurus) of huge, carnivorous saurischian dinosaurs of the Jurassic and Cretaceous periods

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see synonyms of allosaurus
A very large allosaurid dinosaur of the genus Allosaurus of the late Jurassic Period, having a pair of bony bumps above the eyes. Also called allosaur.

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