pythonomorph


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pythonomorph

(paɪˈθɒnəʊˌmɔːf)
n
1. (Palaeontology) obsolete any of various large extinct marine reptiles of the former order Pythonomorpha. Modern name: mosasaur
2. (Zoology) obsolete any of various large extinct marine reptiles of the former order Pythonomorpha. Modern name: mosasaur
3. (Zoology) any reptile of the clade Pythonomorpha, which comprises the mosasaurs and modern snakes of the former order
adj
4. (Palaeontology) of or relating to the order Pythonomorpha
5. (Zoology) of or relating to the order Pythonomorpha