Neuropter \Neu*rop"ter\ (n[-u]*r[o^]p"t[~e]r), n. (Zo["o]l.) One of the {Neuroptera}. [1913 Webster]

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  • neuròpter — neu|ròp|ter Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • neuropter — neu·rop·ter …   English syllables

  • neuropter — n(y)üˈräptə(r) noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin Neuroptera : neuropteron …   Useful english dictionary

  • Neuropteran — Neu*rop ter*an (n[ u]*r[o^]p t[ e]r*an), n. (Zo[ o]l.) A neuropter. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • neuropterous — /noo rop teuhr euhs, nyoo /, adj. belonging or pertaining to the Neuroptera, an order of insects characterized by four membranous wings having netlike venation, comprising the ant lions, lacewings, dobsonflies, alderflies, fishflies, snakeflies,… …   Universalium

  • pseu — pseu·da·le·tia; pseu·do; pseu·do·aconine; pseu·do·aconitine; pseu·do·adiabatic; pseu·do·aethalium; pseu·do·allele; pseu·do·alum; pseu·do·aquatic; pseu·do·benthonic; pseu·do·benthos; pseu·do·boleite; pseu·do·branch; pseu·do·bran·chus;… …   English syllables

  • pseudoneuropter — pseu·do·neuropter …   English syllables

  • neuropteran — neu•rop•ter•an [[t]nʊˈrɒp tər ən, nyʊ [/t]] n. 1) ent any insect of the order Neuroptera, characterized by four net veined wings: includes the lacewings and ant lions 2) ent Also, neu•rop′ter•ous. belonging or pertaining to the neuropterans •… …   From formal English to slang

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