Thysanopter
Thysanopter Thy`sa*nop"ter, n. (Zo["o]l.) One of the Thysanoptera. [1913 Webster]

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  • thysanopter — thysa·nop·ter …   English syllables

  • thysanopter — noun an insect of the order Thysanoptera • Syn: ↑thysanopteron, ↑thysanopterous insect • Hypernyms: ↑insect • Hyponyms: ↑thrips, ↑thrip, ↑thripid …   Useful english dictionary

  • thysanopteran — /thuy seuh nop teuhr euhn, this euh /, adj. 1. Also, thysanopterous. belonging or pertaining to the insect order Thysanoptera, comprising the thrips. n. 2. Also, thysanopteron. a thysanopteran insect; a thrips. [1890 95; < NL Thysanopter(a) order …   Universalium

  • order Thysanoptera — noun thrips • Syn: ↑Thysanoptera • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Insecta, ↑class Insecta, ↑Hexapoda, ↑class Hexapoda …   Useful english dictionary

  • thrip — noun any of various small to minute sucking insects with narrow feathery wings if any; they feed on plant sap and many are destructive • Syn: ↑thrips, ↑thripid • Hypernyms: ↑thysanopter, ↑thysanopteron, ↑thysanopterous insect • Hypony …   Useful english dictionary

  • thripid — noun any of various small to minute sucking insects with narrow feathery wings if any; they feed on plant sap and many are destructive • Syn: ↑thrips, ↑thrip • Hypernyms: ↑thysanopter, ↑thysanopteron, ↑thysanopterous insect • Hyponyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thysanoptera — noun thrips • Syn: ↑order Thysanoptera • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Insecta, ↑class Insecta, ↑Hexapoda, ↑class Hexapoda …   Useful english dictionary

  • thysanopteron — noun an insect of the order Thysanoptera • Syn: ↑thysanopter, ↑thysanopterous insect • Hypernyms: ↑insect • Hyponyms: ↑thrips, ↑thrip, ↑thripid …   Useful english dictionary

  • thysanopterous insect — noun an insect of the order Thysanoptera • Syn: ↑thysanopter, ↑thysanopteron • Hypernyms: ↑insect • Hyponyms: ↑thrips, ↑thrip, ↑thripid …   Useful english dictionary

  • thysanopteran — adjective or noun see thysanoptera * * * /thuy seuh nop teuhr euhn, this euh /, adj. 1. Also, thysanopterous. belonging or pertaining to the insect order Thysanoptera, comprising the thrips. n. 2. Also, thysanopteron. a thysanopteran insect; a… …   Useful english dictionary

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