How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"platy" is from "platys" (flat or broad) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "flatness" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|The two most likely places of where platyrrhines originated from are North America and Africa,|
|The platypus, with its duck bill and webbed feet, is a unique Australian animal.|