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Meaning of “dinosaur” - Learner’s Dictionary

dinosaur

noun [C]     /ˈdaɪnəsɔːr/
A2 a very large animal that used to live millions of years agoHistory
Translations of “dinosaur”
in Arabic دَيْناصور…
in Korean 공룡…
in Malaysian dinosaur…
in French dinosaure…
in Turkish dinazor…
in Italian dinosauro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 恐龍, 老古董(指過時的人或物)…
in Russian динозавр…
in Polish dinozaur…
in Vietnamese khủng long…
in Spanish dinosaurio…
in Portuguese dinossauro…
in Thai สัตว์จำพวกไดโนเสาร์…
in German der Dinosaurier…
in Catalan dinosaure…
in Japanese 恐竜…
in Indonesian dinosaurus…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恐龙, 老古董(指过时的人或物)…
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