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wingstroke

Syllabification: wing·stroke
Pronunciation: /ˈwiNGˌstrōk
 
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Definition of wingstroke in English:

noun

Another term for wingbeat.
Example sentences
  • The droning of its wingstrokes as it flitted from flower to flower fell upon the ear as a token of content.
  • Thermals save a flyer from having to use precious stamina on wingstrokes to gain altitude.
  • In no other species of katydid or cricket does an individual's past history affect its wingstroke rate or its phrasing.

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