Definition of lepidopterous in US English:

lepidopterous

adjective

Entomology
  • See Lepidoptera

    • ‘Late instar lepidopterous larvae often have limited mobility and perception.’

Pronunciation

lepidopterous

/ˌlepəˈdäpt(ə)rəs//ˌlɛpəˈdɑpt(ə)rəs/