orthopter


orthopter
A flying machine which uses flapping wings

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • orthopter — [ôr thäp′tər] n. ORNITHOPTER …   English World dictionary

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  • orthopter — or·thop·ter …   English syllables

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