brachycerous

adjective

bra·​chyc·​er·​ous
braˈkisərəs,
brəˈ-
: having short antennae
specifically : of or relating to Brachycera

Word History

Etymology

New Latin Brachycera + English -ous

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“Brachycerous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/brachycerous. Accessed 8 Jun. 2023.

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