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mononychus olecranus meaning and definition

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Definition of Mononychus olecranus (noun)

  1. a turkey-sized long-legged fossil 75 million years old found in the Gobi Desert having bird-like fused wrist bones and keeled breastbone and a long tail resembling a dinosaur's; short forelimbs end in a single claw instead of wings; classification as bird or dinosaur is in dispute
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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