Ankylosauria


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Ankylosauria

[¦aŋ·kə·lə′sȯr·ē·ə]
(paleontology)
A suborder of Cretaceous dinosaurs in the reptilian order Ornithischia characterized by short legs and flattened, heavily armored bodies.
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