isopterous

[ ahy-sop-ter-uhs ]

adjective
  1. belonging or pertaining to social insects of the order Isoptera, comprising the termites.

Origin of isopterous

1
<New Latin Isopter(a) + -ous; see iso-, -pterous

Words Nearby isopterous

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024