Ardi

[ ahr-dee ]
/ ˈɑr di /

noun

the fossil remains of a female specimen of Ardipithecus ramidus, an extinct hominine, found in northeastern Ethiopia between 1992 and 1994 and dated at about 4.4 million years of age.

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See also Ardipithecus.

Origin of Ardi

First recorded in 2005–10; short for Ardipithecus
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