Brachiosaurid meaning

brākē-ə-sôrĭd, brăkē-
Any of several very large herbivorous sauropod dinosaurs of the family Brachiosauridae of the Jurassic and Cretaceous Periods, having a long neck, small head, and front legs longer than the hind legs.
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Origin of brachiosaurid

  • From New Latin Brāchiosauridae family name from Brāchiosaurus type genus brachiosaurus

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition