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

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  • 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

  • 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

  • thysanopteran — thysa·nop·ter·an …   English syllables

  • Thrips — Thunderbug redirects here. For the NHL mascot, see List of National Hockey League mascots. For the type genus, see Thrips (genus). Thrips Temporal range: 299–0 Ma …   Wikipedia

  • thysanopteron — /thuy seuh nop teuh ron , this euh /, n., pl. thysanoptera / teuhr euh/. thysanopteran. * * * …   Universalium

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

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