microlepidoptera

/ (ˌmaɪkrəʊˌlɛpɪˈdɒptərə) /

pl n

a collector's name for the smaller moths: a term without taxonomic significanceCompare macrolepidoptera

Nearby words

  1. microinjection,
  2. microinstruction,
  3. microinvasion,
  4. microjet,
  5. microlecithal,
  6. microlight,
  7. microlite,
  8. microliter,
  9. microlith,
  10. microlithiasis

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