Definition of apterygotous in English:

apterygotous

adjective

Biology
  • Belonging to or characteristic of the subclass Apterygota; wingless.

Origin

Late 19th century. From scientific Latin Apterygota Apterygota + -ous.

Pronunciation

apterygotous

/eɪˌtɛrɪˈɡəʊtəs/