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Definition of carnosaur noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

carnosaur

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈkɑːnəsɔː(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɑːrnəsɔːr//
 
 
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a large dinosaur with very short front legs Word Origin 1930s: from modern Latin, from Latin caro, carn- ‘flesh’ + Greek sauros ‘lizard’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: carnosaur