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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A reptile-like animal that lived millions of years ago.

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  • The dinosaur's eloquent lesson is that if some bigness is good, an overabundance of bigness is not necessarily better.
  • The name dinosaur comes from the Greek words for “monstrous lizard.
  • The term dinosaur was invented by Sir Richard Owen in 1842 to describe a large extinct reptile.
  • The replica dinosaur is almost 6 feet tall and uses tens of thousands of bricks. for more
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