Origin of forewing
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for forewing
Historical Examples of forewing
Two or more of the radial nervures in the forewing arise from a common stalk or are suppressed.
A form was bred by Deschange from Zatima in which even the field in the forewing is obliterated.Problems of Genetics
- either wing of the anterior pair of an insect's two pairs of wings
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012