Lepidopteral
Lepidopteral Lep`i*dop"ter*al (-t[~e]r*al), Lepidopterous Lep`i*dop"ter*ous (-[u^]s), a. (Zo["o]l.) Of or pertaining to the Lepidoptera. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • lepidopteral — lep·i·dop·te·ral …   English syllables

  • lepidopteral — adjective see lepidoptera …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lepidopterous — Lepidopteral Lep i*dop ter*al ( t[ e]r*al), Lepidopterous Lep i*dop ter*ous ( [u^]s), a. (Zo[ o]l.) Of or pertaining to the Lepidoptera. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lepidopterous — a. See {lepidopteral}. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lepidopterous — /lep i dop teuhr euhs/, adj. belonging or pertaining to the Lepidoptera, an order of insects comprising the butterflies, moths, and skippers, that in the adult state have four membranous wings more or less covered with small scales. Also,… …   Universalium

  • lepidopterous — /lɛpəˈdɒptərəs/ (say lepuh doptuhruhs) adjective belonging or relating to the Lepidoptera, an order of insects comprising the butterflies and moths, which in the adult state have four membranous wings more or less covered with small scales. Also …   Australian English dictionary

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