Tingid Tin"gid, a. (Zo["o]l.) Of or pertaining to the genus Tingis. [1913 Webster]

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  • tingid — tin·gid …   English syllables

  • tingid — I. ˈtinjə̇d adjective Etymology: New Latin Tingidae : of or relating to the Tingidae II. noun ( s) : a bug of the family Tingidae : lace bug …   Useful english dictionary

  • hood — n. [A.S. hod] 1. A color marking or expansion suggesting a hood. 2. (ARTHROPODA: Chelicerata) In beetle mites, the dorsal wall of the camerostome that extends over the capitulum. 3. (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) a. In notodontoid and noctuoid Lepidoptera …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • piesma — pēˈezmə, pīˈez noun Usage: capitalized Etymology: New Latin, from Greek, pressed mass, pulp, from piezein to squeeze, press more at piezo : a genus of tingid bugs including several that transmit virus diseases of sugar beets …   Useful english dictionary

  • sycamore lace bug — noun : a tingid bug (Corythucha ciliata) that is a serious pest on sycamores in No. America …   Useful english dictionary

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