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lepidopteron

[ lep-i-dop-ter-uhn ]
/ ˌlɛp ɪˈdɒp tər ən /
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noun, plural lep·i·dop·ter·a [lep-i-dop-ter-uh]. /ˌlɛp ɪˈdɒp tər ə/.
any lepidopterous insect.
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Origin of lepidopteron

<New Latin, equivalent to lepido-lepido- + Greek -pteron, neuter of -pteros-pterous
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