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I have a DOL visitor that is asking about an animal called
_Biennotherium_. He sent me the following (forwarded) e-mail:
How are you? Hope you are doing well. The name of the dinosaur that
we scanned is called Biennotherium. It is from the early Jurassic era.
Hope you are having a nice day, until your next email.
The word "therium" suggests to me that this is a mammal (what does
"therium" mean, anyway? That'd be a good entry for the DML Dictionary.)
Anybody know what it is for certain?
[I don't know about the animal in question, but "therium" is usually
translated as "beast", and (as Jeff said) is applied pretty much
exclusively to mammals and their ilk. -- MR ]
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