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Pronunciation of Lepidopterous: Learn how to pronounce Lepidopterous in English correctly

Learn how to say Lepidopterous correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word Lepidoptera:

noun
Entomology
an order of insects that comprises the butterflies and moths. They have four large scale-covered wings that bear distinctive markings, and larvae that are caterpillars.
(lepidoptera) insects of the order Lepidoptera:
the larvae of a number of lepidoptera feed on the leaves
Derivatives

lepidopteran
adjective & noun
lepidopterous
adjective
Origin:

modern Latin (plural), from Greek lepis, lepid- ‘scale’ + pteron ‘wing’