Thysanura

plural noun
Thysa·​nu·​ra

Definition of Thysanura

: an order of wingless insects having setiform caudal appendages projecting as bristles and comprising the bristletails

Other Words from Thysanura

thysanuran \ ¦⸗⸗¦⸗rən How to pronounce Thysanura (audio) \ adjective or noun
thysanurous \ -​rəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Thysanura

New Latin, from thysan- + -ura

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“Thysanura.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Thysanura. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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