Origin of pterodactyl
Related formspter·o·dac·tyl·ic, pter·o·dac·tyl·ous, adjectivepter·o·dac·tyl·id, adjective, nounpter·o·dac·tyl·oid, adjective
Examples from the Web for pterodactyl
I ponder the selection (pterodactyl, triceratops, etc) before settling on a T-Rex.
Then we spoke of the amusing world-wide rumor, which had started no one knows how, that I had recently discovered a pterodactyl.
Had there been a polar bear or a pterodactyl on the roof it might have been worth mentioning, but a pistol—no.A Case in Camera|Oliver Onions
Over the waters flew another bird-like, fish-like, bat-like thing called the Pterodactyl.The Adventures of a Grain of Dust|Hallam Hawksworth
You can't say too much for the picturesqueness of the pterodactyl—he was the triumph of his period.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete|Albert Bigelow Paine
Pterodactyl Pups led me to the wonderful Attas—the most astounding of the jungle labor-unions.