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One entry found for lepidopteran.
Main Entry: lep·i·dop·ter·an
Pronunciation: secondarystresslep-schwa-primarystressdäp-tschwa-rschwan
Function: noun
: any of a large order of insects that include the butterflies, moths, and skippers and that as adults have four wings usually covered with minute overlapping often brightly colored scales and as larvae are caterpillars
- lepidopteran adjective
- lep·i·dop·ter·ous /-tschwa-rschwas/ adjective

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