how to pronounce pterodactyl


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pterodactyl is pronounced in four syllables

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meanings of pterodactyl


  1. Any pterosaur.
  2. A pterosaur in the genus Pterodactylus.

pterodactyl frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word pterodactyl occurs in english on average 0.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics pterodactyl can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that pterodactyl can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

words that rhyme with pterodactyl


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