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Daemon
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brachypterous

(adjective) Having very short or rudimentary wings, as certain insects.

Synonyms: short-winged

Usage: Some brachypterous insects evade predators by jumping short distances.
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brachypterous - is an adjective.
Definition of brachypterous - having very short or rudimentary wings, as certain insects.
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Brachypterous grasshopper




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Irma Crespo
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Adj. 1. brachypterous - (especially of certain insects) having very short or rudimentary wings
short-winged
winged - having wings or as if having wings of a specified kind; "the winged feet of Mercury";
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