n. [L. dim. ala, wing]
In Diptera, a lobe at the basal posterior part of the wing; wing appendage; posterior lobe; see alula.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • alulet — al·u·let …   English syllables

  • alulet — ˌlet, lə̇t noun ( s) Etymology: irregular from New Latin alula + English let : alula 2 …   Useful english dictionary

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