strepsipteron

[strep-sip-ter-uh n, -tuh-ron]

noun

a strepsipterous insect.

Nearby words

  1. strephon,
  2. strephosymbolia,
  3. strepitoso,
  4. strepitous,
  5. strepsipteran,
  6. strepsipterous,
  7. strepsirrhine,
  8. strepticemia,
  9. strepto-,
  10. streptobacillus


Origin of strepsipteron

< New Latin: singular of Strepsiptera (see strepsipterous)

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