ptérodactyle

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French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Coined in 1809 by Georges Cuvier in the misspelt form petro-dactyle from the Ancient Greek πτερόν (pterón, wing) + δάκτυλος (dáktulos, finger).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ptérodactyle m (plural ptérodactyles)

  1. pterodactyl (extinct flying reptile)

References[edit]

  1. ^ ptérodactyle” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).