hadrosaur vs hadrosaurus what difference

what is difference between hadrosaur and hadrosaurus

English

Etymology

Back-formation from Hadrosauridae, from the type genus Hadrosaurus, which in turn was derived from Ancient Greek ἁδρός (hadrós, strong) + σαῦρος (saûros, lizard).

Noun

hadrosaur (plural hadrosaurs)

  1. (paleontology) Any ornithopod dinosaur of the family Hadrosauridae.

Synonyms

  • duckbill, duck-billed dinosaur, hadrosaurid

Hypernyms

  • hadrosauroid
    • ornithopod
      • cerapod
        • ornithischian
          • dinosaur
            • sauropsid
              • chordate
                • animal

Hyponyms

  • (types of hadrosaur)
    • hadrosaurine
    • lambeosaurine

Related terms

  • hadrosaurian
  • hadrosaurine
  • hadrosauroid

Further reading

  • hadrosaur at OneLook Dictionary Search


Czech

Etymology

Back-formation from translingual Hadrosauridae, from Ancient Greek ἁδρός (hadrós, strong) + σαύρᾱ (saúrā, lizard).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɦadrɔsaʊ̯rʊs/

Noun

hadrosaurus m

  1. hadrosaur

Declension

Derived terms

  • hadrosauří
  • hadrosaurovití

See also

  • dinosaurus

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