edaphosaurus definition

  • noun:
    • any one of a few dinosaurs associated with the family Edaphosauridae, from Carboniferous and Permian durations, which had an exceptional dorsal sail or crest
    • an extinct heavy-bodied reptile of belated Paleozoic having a dorsal sail or crest.
    • heavy-bodied reptile with a dorsal sail or crest; associated with the belated Paleozoic

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