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Definition of "brontosaurus" [bron•to•sau•rus]

  • One of the largest land animals to ever walk the earth; an apatosaurus. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "brontosaurus" in a sentence
  • "The name brontosaurus is not correct as the animal formerly called that turned out to be actually an apatosaurus with the head of a camarasaurus."
  • "I grew up thinking the brontosaurus was a major player."
  • "The sauropods include many of the best known prehistoric animals, such as diplodocus and apatosaurus – the dinosaur formerly known as brontosaurus."