1. [syn: dinoceras, uintathere]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Dinoceras \Di*noc"e*ras\, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? terrible + ?, ?,
A genus of large extinct Eocene mammals from Wyoming; --
called also Uintatherium. See Illustration in Appendix.
Note: They were herbivorous, and remarkable for three pairs
of hornlike protuberances on the skull. The males were
armed with a pair of powerful canine tusks.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: a variety of dinocerate [syn: dinoceras, uintathere]