noun is·ep·ipte·sis \¦īˌsepə̇(p)ˈtēsə̇s, ¦īˌze-\

Definition of isepiptesis



  1. :  a line on a map or chart connecting localitites reached at one date by different individuals of a species of migratory bird

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Origin and Etymology of isepiptesis

New Latin, from is- + epi- + Greek ptēsis flight, from petesthai to fly — more at feather

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