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pter-

1
  1. variant of ptero- before a vowel:

    pteranodon.



-pter

2
  1. a combining form meaning “one with wings” of the kind specified:

    hymenopter.

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Word History and Origins

Origin of pter-1

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Example Sentences

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?

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