Definition of Corythosaurus

1. Noun. Duck-billed dinosaur with nasal passages that expand into a crest like a hollow helmet.

Exact synonyms: Corythosaur
Generic synonyms: Duck-billed Dinosaur, Hadrosaur, Hadrosaurus
Group relationships: Genus Corythosaurus



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Corythosaurus

coryphantha
coryphe
coryphee
coryphees
coryphei
coryphene
coryphenes
coryphes
corypheus
corypheuses
coryphodont
coryphodonts
coryphée
coryphées
corythosaur
corythosaurus (current term)
coryza
coryzae
coryzal
coryzas
coryzæ
cos
cos lettuce
cos site
cosalite
coscinomancy
coscoroba
coscreenwriter
coscreenwriters
coscript

Literary usage of Corythosaurus

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Origin and Evolution of Life: On the Theory of Action, Reaction and by Henry Fairfield Osborn (1918)
"Mounted skeleton of corythosaurus in the American Museum of Natural History, recently discovered in the Upper Cretaceous of Alberta, Canada, ..."

2. The American Year Book: A Record of Events and Progress by Francis Graham Wickware, (, Albert Bushnell Hart, (, Simon Newton Dexter North, William M. Schuyler (1918)
"... of the same author, is a less specialized relative of corythosaurus, showing an early stage in the evolution of the ..."

3. Vertebrate Zoölogy by Horatio Hackett Newman (1920)
"126) Trachodon, the duck-billed dinosaur, and corythosaurus (Fig. 124, H) the " hooded duck-bill." All of them show well the bird-like feet and pelvis. ..."

4. Bulletin by Geological Survey (U.S.) (1917)
"corythosaurus, skeleton, musculature, and epidermis: Brown, 122. Dinosaur, pathological lesion: ... corythosaurus : Brown, 122. Mammoth : Matthew, 719. ..."

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