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One entry found for haltere.
Main Entry: hal·tere
Pronunciation: primarystresshodotl-secondarystressti(schwa)r, primarystresshal-
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural hal·teres /hodotl-primarystressti(schwa)r-(secondarystress)emacronz, primarystresshodotl-secondarystressti(schwa)rz/
: one of a pair of club-shaped organs that are the modified second pair of wings of a two-winged fly and serve to maintain balance in flight

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