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(Science: paleontology) a genus of gigantic herbivorous dinosaurs having a birdlike pelvis and large hind legs with three-toed feet capable of supporting the entire body. Its teeth resemble those of the iguana, whence its name. Several species are known, mostly from the wealden of England and Europe.

Origin: iguana _ gr, a tooth.

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Dinosaur Confusion

... were the ones that evolved to birds.So the bird hippied dinosaurs did not have much relation with birds. 6 The presence of beak in the case of Iguanodon and ceratopsians donot have any relation with the beaks of birds as they were all bird hipped dinosaurs. Many such points can be listed to ...

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by David George
Sat Mar 04, 2006 5:24 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Dinosaur Confusion
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