Other definitions for -pter (2 of 2)
a combining form meaning “one with wings” of the kind specified: hymenopter.
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How to use pter- in a sentence
Pter founded the family of Zerhzy, and Illys that of Illyeshzy, which became extinct in the male line in 1838.
Now, if we print this pter-anodon story and back it up with interviews, it's a big thing; but where does the professor come in?The Flying Death | Samuel Hopkins Adams