prosauropod(redirected from Prosauropods)
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Any of various saurischian dinosaurs of the group Prosauropoda of the Triassic and Jurassic Periods, having a small head, long neck and tail, serrated teeth, and large thumb claw, and including plateosaurus.
[New Latin Prōsauropoda, group name : Greek pro-, before; see pro-2 + New Latin Sauropoda, group name; see sauropod.]
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(Palaeontology) a herbivorous dinosaur of the Triassic and early Jurassic periods
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