oothecal
adjective see ootheca

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • oothecal — See ootheca. * * * …   Universalium

  • oothecal — adj. of an ootheca, pertaining to a vessel for eggs in some invertebrates …   English contemporary dictionary

  • oothecal — oo·the·cal …   English syllables

  • oothecal — adjective see ootheca …   Useful english dictionary

  • ootheca — oothecal, adj. /oh euh thee keuh/, n., pl. oothecae / see/. a case or capsule containing eggs, as that of certain gastropods and insects. Also, called egg case. [1850 55; < NL; see OO , THECA] * * * …   Universalium

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  • ootheca — noun (plural oothecae) Etymology: New Latin Date: circa 1856 a firm walled and distinctive egg case (as of a cockroach) • oothecal adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Bioadhesives — are natural polymeric materials that act as adhesives. The term is sometimes used more loosely to describe a glue formed synthetically from biological monomers such as sugars, or to mean a synthetic material designed to adhere to biological… …   Wikipedia

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