Definitions for ornithischia

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Ornithischia, order Ornithischia(noun)

    extinct terrestrial reptiles having bird-like pelvises: armored dinosaurs (thyreophorans); boneheaded and horned dinosaurs (marginocephalians); duck-billed dinosaurs (euronithopods)

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  1. Ornithischia

    Ornithischia or Predentata is an extinct order of beaked, herbivorous dinosaurs. The name ornithischia is derived from the Greek ornitheos meaning 'of a bird' and ischion meaning 'hip joint'. They are known as the 'bird-hipped' dinosaurs because of their bird-like hip structure, even though birds actually belong to the 'lizard-hipped' dinosaurs. Being herbivores that sometimes lived in herds, they were more numerous than the saurischians. Many were prey animals for the theropods and were usually smaller than the sauropods.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ornithischia in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ornithischia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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