strepsipteron

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

strepsipteran

\-rən\

Definition of strepsipteron

plural

-s

  1. :  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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