brontosaur


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Synonyms for brontosaur

huge quadrupedal herbivorous dinosaur common in North America in the late Jurassic

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He wakes up to find that he has become a newborn Brontosaur! Now Robbie must learn how to adapt to his new surroundings in order to simply survive from one day to the next.
a Brontosaur: nine bones and six hundred barrels of plaster of Paris."
He is a brontosaur, nine bones and six hundred barrels of plaster of Paris.
For example, to demonstrate the size of dinosaurs, a string could be stretched across the playground to indicate the length of a brontosaur, or life-size tyrannosaur footprints could be outlined in masking tape on the floor.
There are three protagonists here: the mother (an old Mexican woman), the father (a Jeep), and the daughter (a brontosaur).