see flavid.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Flavous — Fla vous, a. [L. flavus.] Yellow. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • flavous — ˈflāvəs, lav adjective Etymology: Latin flavus yellow more at blue : yellow 1a; especially : of a clear pure yellow used chiefly in technical descriptions in taxonomy and usually postpositively elytra and antennae flavous compare luteous …   Useful english dictionary

  • flavous — fla·vous …   English syllables

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  • heove — yellow; synonyms (adj) jaundiced, amber, chicken, chickenhearted, fearful, xanthous, craven, spineless, yellowish, flavous, golden, (n) coward, (adv) cowardly …   Blackfoot - English thesaurus dictionary

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