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Meaning of "giraffoid" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GIRAFFOID

giraffoid  [dʒɪˈræfɔɪd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GIRAFFOID

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Giraffoid is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GIRAFFOID


android
ˈændrɔɪd
annoyed
əˈnɔɪd
antityphoid
ˌæntɪˈtaɪfɔɪd
avoid
əˈvɔɪd
Boyd
bɔɪd
factoid
ˈfæktɔɪd
Freud
frɔɪd
humanoid
ˈhjuːməˌnɔɪd
Lloyd
lɔɪd
lymphoid
ˈlɪmfɔɪd
paratyphoid
ˌpærəˈtaɪfɔɪd
Polaroid
ˈpəʊləˌrɔɪd
rhamphoid
ˈræmfɔɪd
scaphoid
ˈskæfɔɪd
strophoid
ˈstrɒfɔɪd
thyroid
ˈθaɪrɔɪd
typhoid
ˈtaɪfɔɪd
unemployed
ˌʌnɪmˈplɔɪd
void
vɔɪd
xiphoid
ˈzɪfɔɪd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GIRAFFOID

giraffe
giraffid
giraffine
Giraldus Cambrensis
girandola
girandole
girasol
girasole
Giraud
Giraudoux
gird
girder
girdle
girdle scone
girdle traverse
girdle-like
girdlecake
girdler
girdlescone
girdlestead

WORDS THAT END LIKE GIRAFFOID

amyloid
asteroid
benzenoid
celluloid
colloid
corticosteroid
dermoid
devoid
erythroid
hyperthyroid
mucoid
myeloid
opioid
pemphigoid
rheumatoid
rhomboid
solenoid
steroid
tabloid
trapezoid

Synonyms and antonyms of giraffoid in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «giraffoid» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GIRAFFOID

Find out the translation of giraffoid to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of giraffoid from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «giraffoid» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

giraffoid
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

giraffoid
570 millions of speakers

English

giraffoid
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

giraffoid
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

giraffoid
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

giraffoid
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

giraffoid
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

giraffoid
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

giraffoid
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Giraffoid
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

giraffoid
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

giraffoid
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

giraffoid
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Giraffoid
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

giraffoid
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

giraffoid
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जिराफॉइड
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

giraffoid
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

giraffoid
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

giraffoid
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

giraffoid
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

giraffoid
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

giraffoid
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

giraffoid
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

giraffoid
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

giraffoid
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of giraffoid

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIRAFFOID»

The term «giraffoid» is used very little and occupies the 173.581 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GIRAFFOID» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about giraffoid

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIRAFFOID»

Discover the use of giraffoid in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to giraffoid and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Horns, pronghorns, and antlers: evolution, morphology, ...
Status o/Climacoceras as a Giraffoid Hamilton (1978a) described C. gentryi from Fort Ternan, Kenya, on a complete left ossicone, left dentary (type), and other dental, cranial, and postcranial remains. The ossicone of C. gentryi has a main ...
George A. Bubenik, Anton B. Bubeník, 1990
2
Antelopes, Deer, and Relatives: Fossil Record, Behavioral ...
ISBN 0-300-08 142-1. tive data base to infer the paleodiet of several extinct giraffid species and the giraffoid Pro- libytherium. Methods. We followed the giraffoid systematic nomenclature and terminology of Hamilton (1978) (table 6.1).
Elisabeth S. Vrba George B. Schaller
3
Records of the Geological Survey of India
In the Middle Siwaliks were found fragments of a giraffoid molar tooth, Hipparion, and bovine tooth. The general strike of the beds in sheet 43 C/3 is E.-W. and the dips are generally northerly. This sheet is marked by three — probably four ...
‎1930
4
Priceless Florida: Natural Ecosystems and Native Species
Giant mammals include two elephantlike genera. And as if these weren't enough, there are still other large grazers: a large camelid, a medium- sized giraffoid, and a rhinocerotid. This vast panorama reminds us of the Serengeti Plain of Africa.
Eleanor Noss Whitney, D. Bruce Means, Anne Rudloe, 2004
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Lothagam: The Dawn of Humanity in Eastern Africa
... those from Fort Ternan are giraffe-like; this may indicate rapid evolution in the Climacoceras lineage, but more likely indicates that Fort Ternan giraffoid postcranials formerly attributed to Climacoceras probably belong to a different genus.
Meave G. Leakey, John Michael Harris, 2013
6
Feathered Dragons: Studies on the Transition from Dinosaurs ...
Shaximiao Assemhlages (Long-Necked The skeletal architecture of terrestrial herhivores reflects the architecture of the plants upon which they feed. The giraffoid structure of the skeleton of Brachiosaurus (Janensch 1950) suggests the animal ...
Philip J. Currie, 2004
7
The Evolution of the Long-Necked Giraffe (Giraffa ...
Crucially it had the characteristic bilobed giraffoid lower canines. Hamilton (1978) further suggested that the utility of this feature was that it facilitated stripping of foliage from browse. Its limb length can be calculated to have been about 85-100.
Wolf-Ekkehard Lönnig, 2011
8
Fossil Mammals of Asia: Neogene Biostratigraphy and Chronology
... the diatomyid Diatomys, the creodonts Pterodon and Hyanailouros, the carnivore Megamphicyon, the elephantoids Protanancus and Choerolophodon, Listriodon guptai, the tragulid Dorcabune, the “giraffoid” Progiraffa, and the rhinocerotids ...
Xiaoming Wang, Lawrence John Flynn, Mikael Fortelius, 2013
9
Vegetation & Biogeographyof The Sand Seas Of Arabia
At least 66 species of vertebrate remains were identified: 27 were from mammals, including two gomphotheres, one deinothere, two rhinoceroses, one tragulid, one giraffoid, one bovid, several carnivores, one bunodont hyracoid, and two 24 ...
Watts,, Watts, A. Edith M B. B., 2014
10
The Evolution and History of Human Populations in South ...
Other immigrants from Eurasia at that latter time included the first rhinos and the bizarre-looking chalicotheres, giraffoid climactocerids and first antelopes as well as primitive pigs of the genus Nguruwe, which must have traversed the continent  ...
Michael D. Petraglia, Bridget Allchin, 2007

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GIRAFFOID»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term giraffoid is used in the context of the following news items.
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Quetzalcoatlus: the evil, pin-headed, toothy nightmare monster that …
Examples can be seen everywhere, with my favourites including Freaky Giraffoid Barosaurus, black-and-white Phorusrhacos, Scolosaurus the ... «Scientific American, Aug 13»
2
A 'demonic Quetzalcoatlus' skeleton!
I said in the freaky giraffoid Barosaurus article that I had one last thing to say on the 'demonic Quetzalcoatlus' meme. It's pretty incredible. Yes ... «ScienceBlogs, Jun 10»

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