(especially of certain insects) having very short or rudimentary wings
An anatomical condition meaning that an animal has very reduced, non-functional wings.
having short wings
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
brak-ip′tėr-us, adj. lit. short-winged: having wings which, when folded, do not reach to the base of the tail. [Gr. brachys, short, pteron, a wing.]
The numerical value of brachypterous in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of brachypterous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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