[ ahr-dee ]
/ ˈɑr di /
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.
See also Ardipithecus.
Origin of Ardi
First recorded in 2005–10; short for Ardipithecus
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It was the same with Illyria after the submission of the Ardi .History of Julius Caesar Vol. 1 of 2|Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873.