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Pronunciation of Raptors: Learn how to pronounce Raptors in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word raptor:

noun
1a bird of prey, e.g. an eagle or hawk.
2 informal a dromaeosaurid dinosaur, especially a velociraptor or utahraptor.
[from velociraptor, a shortened form used originally by palaeontologists, popularized by the film Jurassic Park (1993)]
Origin:

late Middle English: from Latin, literally ‘plunderer’, from rapt- ‘seized’, from the verb rapere