allosaurus definition

  • noun:
    • a big, carnivorous dinosaur, of genus Allosaurus, that lived-in the Jurassic period.
    • A genus of dinosaurian reptiles explained by Marsh through the Upper Jurassic beds of Colorado and closely allied into better-known Megalosaurus. Obtained extremely quick fore and enormous hind feet, the latter reaching a length of 5 feet.
    • late Jurassic carnivorous dinosaur; just like but notably smaller compared to tyrannosaurus

Related Sources

  • Definition for "allosaurus"
    • a big, carnivorous dinosaur, of genus Allosaurus, that…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "allosaurus"
    • Mr. Cline's creations include an imaginary…
    • View More
  • Hypernym for "allosaurus"
  • Urban Dictionary for "allosaurus"
    • A Jurassic dinosaur represented by 4-6…
    • View More
53 votes

How would you define allosaurus?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!