-pter


a combining form meaning “one with wings” of the kind specified: hymenopter.

Nearby words

  1. -poietic,
  2. -polis,
  3. -pounder,
  4. -prone,
  5. -proof,
  6. -pterous,
  7. -ptosis,
  8. -rama,
  9. -re,
  10. -red

Origin of -pter

see origin at -pterous

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