dinosaurian

[ dahy-nuh-sawr-ee-uhn ]
/ ˌdaɪ nəˈsɔr i ən /

adjective

pertaining to or of the nature of a dinosaur.

noun

a dinosaur.

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Origin of dinosaurian

<New Latin Dinosauri(a) (1841), originally a name for a suborder or tribe (see dino-, saurian) + -an
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