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dipteron

[ dip-tuh-ron ]
/ ˈdɪp təˌrɒn /
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noun, plural dip·ter·a [dip-ter-uh]. /ˈdɪp tər ə/.
a dipterous insect.
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Origin of dipteron

1890–95; <Greek, neuter of dípteros;see Diptera
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