Etymology
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Theropoda (n.)

order of dinosaurs, Modern Latin, from Greek elements: thēr "wild beast, beast of prey" (from PIE root *ghwer- "wild beast") + podos genitive of pous "foot" (from PIE root *ped- "foot"). So called because the structure of the feet resembled quadrupeds rather than birds. Related: Theropod.

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Definitions of Theropoda

Theropoda (n.)
carnivorous saurischian dinosaurs with short forelimbs; Jurassic and Cretaceous) } (or parallel with Sauropodomorpha?;
Synonyms: suborder Theropoda
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