alinota

alinotum

[ey-luh-noh-tuhm, al-uh-]
noun, plural alinota [ey-luh-noh-tuh, al-uh-] .
the plate to which the wings are attached on the notum of an insect.

Origin:
< Neo-Latin, equivalent to Latin āl(a) ala + -i- -i- + Greek nôton back

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