Definition of Protoceratops

1. Noun. Small horned dinosaur.

Generic synonyms: Ceratopsian, Horned Dinosaur

Lexicographical Neighbors of Protoceratops

protobiont
protobionts
protobird
protobirds
protoboard
protoboards
protobrosis
protocadherin
protocadherins
protocanonical
protocatechualdehyde
protocatechualdehydes
protocatechuic acid
protocell
protocells
protoceratops (current term)
protocercal
protocerebrally
protocerebrum
protocetid
protochlorophyllide
protochlorophyllides
protocluster
protoclusters
protocoel
protocoels
protocol
protocoled
protocoling
protocolist

Literary usage of Protoceratops

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. How to Write Simple Science Reports by Jo Ellen Moore (1995)
"protoceratops protoceratops was the size of a large pig. ... protoceratops walked on four sturdy legs. It had a small frill on the back of its head. ..."

2. Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Animals by Jo Ellen Moore (1992)
"Examples: Three protoceratops eggs hatched in the morning. Five hatched in the afternoon. ... Reproduce the mother protoceratops and her eggs on page 28. ..."

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