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Topic: ANIMALS

Date: 1800-1900
Language: Modern Latin
Origin: Greek pteron 'wing' + daktylos 'finger'

pterodactyl

noun
     
pter‧o‧dac‧tyl [countable]
HBA a large flying animal that lived many millions of years ago
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