Definition of platyrrhiny in English:

platyrrhiny

(also platyrhiny)

noun

Anthropology Zoology
  • The condition of being platyrrhine.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute. From platyrrhine + -y, after French platyrhinie.

Pronunciation

platyrrhiny

/ˈplatɪrʌɪni/