pteranodon

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πτερόν (pterón, wing) + ἀν- (an-, without) + ὀδούς (odoús, tooth).

Noun[edit]

pteranodon reconstruction

pteranodon (plural pteranodons)

  1. A member of Pteranodon, a genus of large pterosaurs, the males of which had a bony crest on the back of the head.
    • 2007 November 30, Laurel Graeber, “Spare Times: For Children”, in New York Times[1]:
      Expect to see species including the apatosaurus, the pteranodon and the tenontosaurus moving and vocalizing at this exhibition, as well as their present-day descendants in the zoos new 13,500-square-foot reptile wing.

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