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Dinosaur

1. An employee with a great deal of experience. The term is somewhat of a backhanded compliment as it connotes a curmudgeonly demeanor and resistance to change.

2. A slang term for obsolete technology.
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While visiting Dinosauria III, make sure to visit the DinoSimulator.
Dinosauria III tickets were priced at $4 but for now will be free.
The Detroit Zoo team also responsible for the development of Dinosauria includes Ron Kagan, director of The Detroit Zoo; Ruth Glancy, president, Detroit Zoological Society; Chuck Hammond, executive director, Detroit Zoological Society; and Sari Klok, director of special events, Detroit Zoological Society.
The Dinosauria campaign won in the public service/non-profit category for the 1993 dinosaur exhibit at The Detroit Zoo.
Doner & Company were honored with the prestigious Silver Effie Award last night in recognition for their successful marketing and advertising program for the Zoo's popular Dinosauria exhibit.
It taps into an obsession that has been growing since 1841, when the British scientist Sir Richard Owen named these creatures Dinosauria, Greek for "terrible lizard.