hymenopteron

noun
hy·​me·​nop·​ter·​on | \ ˌhī-mə-ˈnäp-tə-ˌrän How to pronounce hymenopteron (audio) , -rən \
plural hymenoptera\ ˌhī-​mə-​ˈnäp-​tə-​rə How to pronounce hymenopteron (audio) \ also hymenopterons

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First Known Use of hymenopteron

1877, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for hymenopteron

New Latin, from Greek, neuter of hymenopteros

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“Hymenopteron.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hymenopteron. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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hymenopteron

noun
hy·​me·​nop·​ter·​on | \ -tə-ˌrän, -rən How to pronounce hymenopteron (audio) \
plural hymenoptera\ -​rə How to pronounce hymenopteron (audio) \ also hymenopterons

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