n. [Gr. agrios, wild; typos, type]
Ancestral type.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • agriotype — [agʀijɔtip] n. m. ÉTYM. 1846, Bescherelle; du grec agrios « sauvage », et type. ❖ ♦ Zool. Insecte hémiptère térébrant, noir et aquatique, type d une famille (Agriotypidés), dont la larve est parasite de celle des phryganes …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • agriotype — ˈagrēəˌtīp noun ( s) Etymology: agrio + type : a wild form regarded as ancestral to a domesticated one an agriotype of the domestic cat …   Useful english dictionary

  • agriotype — noun An ancestral wild form of a domestic animal or plant …   Wiktionary

  • agriotype — ag·ri·o·type …   English syllables

  • agriotip — agriotíp s. n., pl. agriotípuri Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  AGRIOTÍP s. n. (biol.) 1. tip ancenstral al unei specii. 2. tipul cel mai frecvent dintr o populaţie. (< fr. agriotype) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007 …   Dicționar Român

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