Meaning of therapsid
Pronunciation: (thu-rap'sid), [key]
- any of various groups of mammallike reptiles of the extinct order Therapsida, inhabiting all continents from mid-Permian to late Triassic times, some of which were probably warm-blooded and directly ancestral to mammals.
- of or pertaining to the Therapsida.
- therapsid (Thesaurus)