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halter, haltere, balancer(noun)
either of the rudimentary hind wings of dipterous insects; used for maintaining equilibrium during flight
A small knobbed structure in some two-winged insects, one of a pair that are flapped rapidly and function as accelerometers to maintain stability in flight.
leather, lethera, Tar Heel
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