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Comprehensive English-Chinese Dictionary (1 result)

dinosaur [ˈdaɪnəsɔːr]
  1. 1. noun[c] [Paleontology] 恐龙
    Remains of dinosaurs are found all over the world.
  2. 2. noun[c] 过时的人或物

Macmillan Dictionary - Simpler Definitions (1 result)

dinosaur [ˈdaɪnəˌsɔr]
  1. 1. noun a large frightening animal that lived a very long time ago but is now extinct (=all of them died)
  2. 2. noun someone or something that is very old-fashioned and no longer useful or effective

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The cause of dinosaur extinction is still unascertainable today.
A maroon-and-orange salamander stalks across my path-a miniature dinosaur on a mission. [Source: Web Examples ]
Paleontologists digging in Oklahoma have uncovered bones from the tallest dinosaur ever. [Source: Web Examples ]
The dinosaur bones have not yet been fully analyzed, but they appear to belong to early prosauropods. [Source: Web Examples ]
The exhibition of dinosaur fossils was a real treat for us.

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