plural isepipteses
: a line on a map or chart connecting localities reached at one date by different individuals of a species of migratory bird

Word History


New Latin, from is- + epi- + Greek ptēsis flight, from petesthai to fly

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“Isepiptesis.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Dec. 2023.

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