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ankylosaurus

[ ăng′kə-lō-sôrəs ]
ankylosaur (ăngkə-lō-sôr′)
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A large, herbivorous dinosaur of the genus Ankylosaurus of the Cretaceous Period. Ankylosaurs had a squat, heavily armored body and a clubbed tail.

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  • Stegopelta of the Cretaceous of Wyoming is more nearly related to Ankylosaurus.

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