strepsipteron

noun strep·sip·ter·on \ -təˌrän \
variants: or strepsipteran \-rən\

Definition of strepsipteron

plural -s
:an insect of the order Strepsiptera

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Origin and Etymology of strepsipteron

strepsipteron from New Latin, from Strepsiptera; strepsipteran from New Latin Strepsiptera + English -an


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