ornithopter definition

  • noun:
    • a device formed like an aircraft which held aloft and propelled by wing movements.
    • An aircraft that yields lift through the flapping of its wings.
    • A flying-machine in which an effort was created to copy the oscillatory action of this wings of a bird.
    • heavier-than-air craft that is propelled by the flapping of wings

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