Cynodontia

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Cynodontia a division of the order Therapsida from the Triassic period comprising small carnivorous tetrapod reptiles often with mammal-like teeth
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • cynodontia A suborder of anomodont reptiles of medium size, having the squamosal expanded, the quadrate reduced, and double occipital condyles: Owen's family Cynodontia (1876), raised to a suborder by Osborn (1903).
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Usage

In literature:

Dog-toothed beaked lizards (Cynodontia); 53.
"The History of Creation, Vol. II (of 2)" by Ernst Haeckel
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