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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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How exactly the name Dinosauria would be specified so that it does not contain birds is not detailed; but, that aside, it is amusing that advocates of so-called phylogenetic nomenclature urge restriction of a name so that a notorious case of paraphyly not be indicated by altered usage of that name.
Implications of the Newark Supergroup-based astrochronology and geomagnetic polarity time scale (Newark-APTS) for the tempo and mode of the early diversification of the Dinosauria.
Yo he sido catalogada, a las 12 del dia, de neopanista y a las dos de la tare de dinosauria.
The Chicxulub crater, whose outer ring may be 300 kilometers, was confirmed as the "smoking gun" that convicts a ten-kilometer-diameter asteroid or comet for the extinction of the Dinosauria.
Exceptions to the protocol for gathering data on M were made for data on Dinosauria (N = 6) reported by Benton (1989) who estimated maximum species M (in an unreported manner) based on estimated L of generally incomplete skeletons.
Three businesses - Cascade Cash Management, Dinosauria, and Invenium - have signed up to have first choice as business tenants and in May it was also announced the SME Centre of Excellence run by Ammar Mirza would become the anchor tenant in the scheme.
As of 1990, when the first edition of a comprehensive reference book entitled The Dinosauria (David B.
Earlier this week it was revealed three businesses - Cascade Cash Management, Dinosauria, and Invenium - had signed up to have first choice as business tenants once plans were approved.