Longipennate
Longipennate \Lon"gi*pen"nate\, a. [L. longus long + E. pennate.] (Zo["o]l.) Having long wings, or quills. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • longipennate — /lon ji penˈāt/ (zoology) adjective Having elongated wings or feathers ORIGIN: L longus long, and penna feather, wing …   Useful english dictionary

  • longipennate — adj. [L. longus, long; penna, wing] Having longwings …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • Longipennine — Lon gi*pen nine, a. (Zo[ o]l.) Of or pertaining to the Longipennes; longipennate. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • longi- — combining form Etymology: Middle English, from Latin, from longus more at long 1. : long longicaudal …   Useful english dictionary

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