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mammal-like reptile

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Definition of mammal-like reptile in English:

noun

Another term for synapsid.
Example sentences
  • In the realms of science his research spanned from the analyses of mammal-like reptiles from the Permian Period through to studies in the tempo and modes of evolutionary change.
  • These mammal-like reptiles were a biologically diverse group, very abundant, and globally distributed.
  • The mammal-like reptile, that also came from the primitive reptile, was the ancestor of all mammals.

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