brevipennate

[ brev-uh-pen-eyt ]
/ ˌbrɛv əˈpɛn eɪt /

adjective Ornithology.

having short wings; brachypterous.

Nearby words

  1. breviary,
  2. brevicaudate,
  3. brevicollis,
  4. brevier,
  5. breviloquent,
  6. brevirostrate,
  7. brevity,
  8. brevity is the soul of wit,
  9. brew,
  10. brew up

Origin of brevipennate


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