Definition of oviraptor in English:
A bipedal dinosaur of the late Cretaceous period, having a toothless jaw and long forelimbs with clawed fingers.
- Genus Oviraptor, family Oviraptoridae, suborder Theropoda
- Some of the most well-preserved specimens of dinosaurs ever found are oviraptors.
- The find shows that a group of dinosaurs called oviraptors roamed much farther south than previously thought, they add.
- The Incisivosaurus specimen clears up where oviraptors fit into the dinosaur hierarchy, says Currie.
Definition of oviraptor in:
- US English dictionary
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