forewing(redirected from forewings)
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Related to forewings: dipterous, dipterous insect
Either of a pair of anterior wings of a four-winged insect.
(Zoology) either wing of the anterior pair of an insect's two pairs of wings
either of the front smaller pair of wings of an insect having four wings.
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