Chermes
Chermes Cher"mes, n. See {Kermes}. [1913 Webster]

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  • chermès — ● chermès nom masculin (arabe qirmiz, cochenille) Puceron gallicole du pin, au cycle reproductif complexe. chermes ou chermès n. m. ZOOL Puceron parasite des conifères (épicéa, notam.) sur les aiguilles desquels il provoque des galles …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Chermes — Chermes, Gattung der Afterblattläuse, s.d. 2); vgl. Kermes …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Chermes — Chermes, s. Blattläuse …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • chermes — chèr·mes s.m.inv. 1. TS farm. → alchermes 2. TS entom. insetto del genere Chermes | con iniz. maiusc., genere della famiglia degli Afididi {{line}} {{/line}} VARIANTI: kermes. DATA: 1550. ETIMO: dallo sp. quermes, dall arabo qirmiz cocciniglia v …   Dizionario italiano

  • chermes — Kermes Ker mes, n. [Ar. & Per. girmiz. See {Crimson}, and cf. {Alkermes}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) The dried bodies of the females of a scale insect ({Kermes ilices} formerly {Coccus ilicis}), allied to the cochineal insect, and found on several species of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chermes — [ˈkər(ˌ)mēz Etymology: New Latin, from Arabic qirmiz kermes more at crimson synonym of adelges, psylla * * * chermes obs. f. kermes …   Useful english dictionary

  • chermes — {{hw}}{{chermes}}{{/hw}}o chermisi, kermes s. m. 1 Insetto degli Omotteri. 2 Colorante naturale rosso vivo, ricavato da cocciniglie, usato in passato per tingere i tessuti …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • chermes — cher·mes …   English syllables

  • CHERMES vel GUERMES — CHERMES, vel GUERMES Arabibus pro cocco, seu vermiculo, seu verme: unde etiam nomen. Κόκκοι enim sive grana fruticis, qui granum tinctorium fert, intus parvis scatent vermiculis, quorum sanics coccino tingendo praeclara est, unde vermis pro cocco …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • pine leaf chermes — noun see pine leaf chermid …   Useful english dictionary

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