Macropterous meaning

mə-krŏptər-əs
Having long or large wings. Used of insects.
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Having unusually large wings or fins.
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Having long wings or fins.
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Origin of macropterous

  • From Greek makropteros makro- macro- -pteros winged (from pteron wing –pter)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • macro- +"Ž -pterous

    From Wiktionary