nCynodontiaa division of the order Therapsida from the Triassic period comprising small carnivorous tetrapod reptiles often with mammal-like teeth
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cynodontiaA 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).
Dog-toothed beaked lizards (Cynodontia); 53.
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