giganotosaurus


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gig·a·not·o·saur·us

 (jĭg′ə-nŏt′ə-sôr′əs)
n.
A very large carnivorous theropod dinosaur of the genus Giganotosaurus of the Cretaceous Period, having a massive skull and large teeth.

[New Latin Giganotosaurus, genus name : Greek gigās, giant + notos, south + sauros, lizard.]
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But had we shared the planet with such terrors as Giganotosaurus and the enormous shark Carcharocles megalodon, we probably wouldn't have fared so well.
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Among its extensive collections are an indoor live butterfly enclosure and an impressive dinosaur exhibit that includes the first dinosaur skeleton discovered in North America and a Giganotosaurus, the largest meat-eating dinosaur ever found.