Albertosaurus

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Albertosaurus

[al‚ber·də′sȯr·əs]
(paleontology)
A carnivorous therapod dinosaur, 30 feet (9 meters) long, from the Late Cretaceous Period that had long muscular hindlimbs, comparatively weak forelimbs (with two-fingered hands), and powerful jaws lined with sharp teeth; related to Tyrannosaurus.
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This finding suggests that other tyrannosaurs, such as Albertosaurus sarcophagus, and even T.
This finding suggests that other tyrannosaurs, such as Albertosaurus sarcophagus, and even Tyrannosaurus rex, had bodies replete with fluffy protofeathers at some stage in their lives.