Definition of Lambeosaurus in English:

Lambeosaurus

Pronunciation /ˌlambɪəˈsɔːrəs/

See synonyms for Lambeosaurus

noun

  • A genus of large duck-billed dinosaurs (hadrosaurs) from the late Cretaceous of North America, with a distinctive hollow crest on the head; (also lambeosaurus) a dinosaur of this genus.

Origin

1920s. From scientific Latin Lambeosaurus, genus name from the name of Lawrence M. Lambe, Canadian palaeontologist, who first studied the remains + -o + -saurus.