Definition of Ichthyosaurus in English :

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1. ichthyosaurus

ichthyosaurs of the Jurassic

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noun plural -saurs, -sauruses or -sauri (-ˈsɔːraɪ)
any extinct marine Mesozoic reptile of the order Ichthyosauria, which had a porpoise-like body with dorsal and tail fins and paddle-like limbs
See also plesiosaur

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any of an extinct order (Ichthyosauria) of prehistoric marine reptiles, which had a fishlike body, four paddle-shaped flippers, and a dolphinlike head

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