coccid

  • 1coccid — [käk′sid΄] n. [< ModL Coccidae, < Gr kokkis, dim. of kokkos, berry] any of a family (Coccidae) of scale insects, usually with a soft, waxy outer covering …

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  • 2coccid — noun Etymology: New Latin Coccus, genus of scales, from Greek kokkos grain, kermes Date: circa 1889 scale insect …

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  • 3coccid — /kok sid/, n. any of various related bugs of the superfamily Coccoidea, comprising the scale insects. [COCC(US) + ID2] * * * …

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  • 4coccid — noun Any of very many insects of the superfamily Coccoidea (and especially of the family Coccidae) ; the scale insects and mealybugs …

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  • 5còccid — còc|cid Mot Pla Nom masculí …

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  • 6coccid — n. any insect that remains still on plants including the scale insects …

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  • 7coccid — coc·cid …

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  • 8coccid — coc•cid [[t]ˈkɒk sɪd[/t]] n. ent any of various related bugs of the superfamily Coccoidea, comprising the scale insects • Etymology: 1890–1900; <cocc (us) …

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  • 9coccid — /ˈkɒksɪd/ (say koksid) noun any insect of the homopterous superfamily Coccoidea, including the scale insects, etc …

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  • 10coccid — ˈkäksə̇d, ˌsid noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin Coccidae : a scale or mealybug : any member of the superfamily Coccoidea …

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  • 11coccid scale insects — type of scale like insect which causes damage to agriculture …

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  • 12coccid insect — noun scale insects and mealybugs • Hypernyms: ↑homopterous insect, ↑homopteran • Hyponyms: ↑scale insect, ↑mealybug, ↑mealy bug • Member Holonyms: ↑Coccoidea, ↑ …

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  • 13Aprostocetus — Taxobox name = Aprostocetus regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Insecta ordo = Hymenoptera subordo = Apocrita superfamilia = Chalcidoidea familia = Eulophidae genus = Aprostocetus genus authority = Westwood, 1833 subdivision ranks =… …

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  • 14Paratachardina pseudolobata — Taxobox name = Paratachardina pseudolobata regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Insecta ordo = Homoptera subordo = Sternorrhyncha superfamilia = Coccoidea familia = Kerriidae genus = Paratachardina species = P. pseudolobata binomial =… …

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  • 15ground pearl — noun : an encysted form of the female of various coccid insects of Margarodes and closely related genera in which a shelly covering is formed that in some regions is collected and strung into necklaces; also : a coccid having such an encysted… …

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  • 16nigra scale — ˈnigrə noun Etymology: New Latin nigra (specific epithet of Saissetia nigra, species of coccid), from Latin, feminine of niger black, dark : a coccid (Saissetia nigra) that is a serious pest on cotton, coffee, and other plants of warm temperate… …

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  • 17A Chamaepitys — ground ground (ground), n. [OE. ground, grund, AS. grund; akin to D. grond, OS., G., Sw., & Dan. grund, Icel. grunnr bottom, Goth. grundus (in composition); perh. orig. meaning, dust, gravel, and if so perh. akin to E. grind.] 1. The surface of… …

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  • 18Arctomys monax — ground ground (ground), n. [OE. ground, grund, AS. grund; akin to D. grond, OS., G., Sw., & Dan. grund, Icel. grunnr bottom, Goth. grundus (in composition); perh. orig. meaning, dust, gravel, and if so perh. akin to E. grind.] 1. The surface of… …

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  • 19Astragalus caryocarpus — ground ground (ground), n. [OE. ground, grund, AS. grund; akin to D. grond, OS., G., Sw., & Dan. grund, Icel. grunnr bottom, Goth. grundus (in composition); perh. orig. meaning, dust, gravel, and if so perh. akin to E. grind.] 1. The surface of… …

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  • 20Aulacodus Swinderianus — ground ground (ground), n. [OE. ground, grund, AS. grund; akin to D. grond, OS., G., Sw., & Dan. grund, Icel. grunnr bottom, Goth. grundus (in composition); perh. orig. meaning, dust, gravel, and if so perh. akin to E. grind.] 1. The surface of… …

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