from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various extinct elephantlike mammals of the genus Dinotherium that existed during the Miocene, Pliocene, and Pleistocene epochs.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A dinotherium.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A large extinct proboscidean mammal from the miocene beds of Europe and Asia. It is remarkable for a pair of tusks directed downward from the decurved apex of the lower jaw.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A fossil animal of the genus Dinotherium.
From New Latin Dīnothērium, genus name : Greek deinos, monstrous + Greek thērion, wild beast; see treacle.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)