any of a superfamily (Sauropoda) of gigantic, plant-eating, four-footed saurischian dinosaurs with a long neck and tail, five-toed limbs, and a small head, as an apatosaurus
Origin of sauropod; from Modern Latin Sauropoda: see sauro- and amp; -poda
of the sauropods
Any of various large herbivorous saurischian dinosaurs of the group Sauropoda, having a long neck and tail, a small head, and four columnar legs, and including argentinosaurus and brachiosaurus.
Origin of sauropodFrom New Latin Sauropoda, group name : Greek sauros, lizard + New Latin -poda, -pod.
- A member of the Sauropoda suborder of dinosaurs