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n. - Carnivorous dinosaur of the Permian in North America having a crest or dorsal sail.

Usage examples (7)
  • You haven't lived, 'til you've heard a dimetrodon scream.
  • Still trying to figure out when I can sneak a dimetrodon into STRANGEWAYS, actually ...
  • I was under the impression that “therapsid” always referred to a kind of synapsid reptile and was distinct from “pelycosaur” another kind of synapsid think dimetrodon.
  • Synapsids were pelycosaurs (i.e. dimetrodon) cynodonts, dicynodonts and all living and extinct mammals (a true clade), euryapsids were plesiosaurs and icthyosaurs (now... for more
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