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plecopteran

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noun ple·cop·ter·an \pli-ˈkäp-tə-rən\

Definition of plecopteran

plecopteran

adjective


Origin and Etymology of plecopteran

New Latin Plecoptera, group name, from Greek plekein to braid + pteron wing — more at ply, feather


First Known Use: circa 1890


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