short-winged :

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  • s  (especially of certain insects) having very short or rudimentary wings

  • Like a speed-drunk bumblebee, his fat little, short-winged racer whizzed 30 times around a ten-mile course in 63 min.
  • The bird was Gos, an untamed tiercel (male) of the largest European species of the short-winged hawks, only three inches smaller than a golden eagle.

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