tyrannosaurus

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Etymology[edit]

From New Latin Tyrannosaurus, from Ancient Greek τύραννος(túrannos, tyrant) + σαῦρος(saûros, lizard).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tɪˌɹænəˈsɔːɹəs/

Noun[edit]

tyrannosaurus (plural tyrannosauri or tyrannosauruses)

  1. A large carnivorous dinosaur, of the genus Tyrannosaurus, found in North America during the late Cretaceous period.

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