Definition of oviraptorid in English:

oviraptorid

noun

  • A theropod dinosaur of the family Oviraptoridae, which includes Oviraptor and related genera.

adjective

  • Of or relating to the family Oviraptoridae.

Origin

1990s. From Oviraptor + -id, after scientific Latin Oviraptoridae, family name.

Pronunciation

oviraptorid

/əʊvɪˈraptərɪd//ɒvɪˈraptərɪd/