Definitions for hadrosaurˈhæd rəˌsɔr

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

had•ro•saurˈhæd rəˌsɔr(n.)

  1. any chiefly bipedal herbivorous dinosaur of the family Hadrosauridae, of the Cretaceous Period, having a broad toothless beak.

    Category: Paleontology

    Ref: Also called duck-billed dinosaur.

Origin of hadrosaur:

< NL Hadrosaurus (1858) genus name = Gk hadr(ós) thick, bulky +-o- -o - +saûros -saur


Princeton's WordNet

  1. hadrosaur, hadrosaurus, duck-billed dinosaur(noun)

    any of numerous large bipedal ornithischian dinosaurs having a horny duck-like bill and webbed feet; may have been partly aquatic


  1. hadrosaur(Noun)

    Any ornithopod dinosaur of the family Hadrosauridae


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