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orthopter

Line breaks: orth|opter
Pronunciation: /ɔːˈθɒptə
 
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Definition of orthopter in English:

noun

Another term for ornithopter.
Example sentences
  • Entrants in the 1907 race included the Orthopter of George Francis Meyers, Columbus, Ohio.

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