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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Extinct reptiles of the Permian to Jurassic considered ancestral to mammals.

Usage examples (16)
  • As you know, the topic is "Synapsida," but I'm afraid we're limiting that somewhat.
  • Were we focus on the "Synapsida" in all its glory, we could potentially have such basal taxa as Ophiacodon right next to Mammuthus or Canis.
  • Amniota consists of and contains Synapsida and Sauropsida.
  • There's Synapsida by John McLoughlin, but it's a couple decades old by now.... for more
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