ornithopter means: Flapping wings propel a bird-like plane. You can see the ornithopter as a transport vehicle in Dune. You can also see it in Magic the Gathering stories. It is also known as “thopter” for short. (in Community Dictionary, added by Jovanny Garrison)

What else does ornithopter mean?

  • An aircraft-shaped machine that can be lifted and propelled using wing movements. (in AZ Dictionary)