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tɪˈræn əˌsɔr, taɪ-tyran·nosaur

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  1. tyrannosaur, tyrannosaurus, Tyrannosaurus rexnoun

    large carnivorous bipedal dinosaur having enormous teeth with knifelike serrations; may have been a scavenger rather than an active predator; later Cretaceous period in North America


  1. tyrannosaurnoun

    Any large bipedal carnivorous dinosaur, of the family Tyrannosauridae, that lived in North America during the Cretaceous period.


  1. tyrannosaur

    A tyrannosaur is a large carnivorous dinosaur from the late Cretaceous period, belonging to the family Tyrannosauridae. They are characterized by their large size, strong hind limbs, and massive heads with powerful jaws filled with sharp teeth. The most famous member of this family is the Tyrannosaurus rex.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tyrannosaur in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tyrannosaur in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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  1. Steve Brusatte:

    [The back end of the skull] turned out to be the Rosetta stone, it's a very complex part of the anatomy that we can easily compare to a lot of other dinosaurs, and that's what told us we definitely had a tyrannosaur, that it was a new species, and that it was only about the size of a horse.

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