Cimex appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):
- Leah, cimex alien telegrams assert stress as Marge let Neil axe Michael.
- So cod I scissor, Leah; cimex aides I minimised; I axe Michael Rossi CSI docos.
Definition of the noun cimex
What does cimex mean as a name of something?
noun - plural:
- cimex: cimices
- Cimex: -
- type genus of the Cimicidae: bedbugs
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Cimex: genus Cimex
- more generic term: arthropod genus = a genus of arthropods
- member of: Cimicidae / family Cimicidae = wingless flat-bodied bloodsucking insects
- member: Cimex lectularius / bed bug / bedbug / chinch = bug of temperate regions that infests especially beds and feeds on human blood
Phrases with Cimex
- Cimex ater
- Cimex ferus
- Cimex morio
- Cimex bidens
- Cimex brevis
- Cimex cardui
- Cimex kalmii
- Cimex populi
- Cimex purcis
- Cimex roseus
- Cimex varius
- Cimex victor
- Cimex virens
- Cimex betulae
- Cimex filicis
- Cimex humilis
- Cimex indicus
- Cimex lunatus
- Cimex nemorum
- genus cimex
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Cimex is a musical group.
- album: "Per te solo rabbia"
There are other groups with Cimex in their name, like Anti Cimex.
Cimex is a fictional character from the play Bedbugs!!!.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Cimex
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Keith County Journal (1996)
by John Janovy
Cimex is the name of the bedbug, and while the cliff swallow bedbug may not be the same species as the human bedbug, it looks exactly alike to even most biologists. Moreover, the nest itself is covered with bedbug fecal spots. The bedbug ...
Cimex corticatus; a very curious species, drawn to its ...
by Edinburgh encyclopaedia
Cimex. Calathiscus, Ventrosus, UIVJC. Pullus. Punctura. Ruber. Vitreus. Nivosus. Unifasciatus.
A Record of the Positive Effects of Drugs Upon the Healthy Human Organism by Timothy Field Allen
(Cimex lectularius, Linn.). Natural order of insects, Hemiptera. Common name, Bedbug; (Fr.), Punaises; (G.), Wanze. Preparation, Trituration of the living animal- :. Authorities. Dr. Wahle's provings with the 2d and 3d trits., Neues Archiv f. Hom.
by Heinz Mehlhorn
Cimex lectularius. Species ...
A New Universal Etymological, Technological and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1849)
Embracing All Terms Used in Art, Science, and Literature by John Craig (lexicographer.)
Cimex, si'miks, «. (cimex, a bug, Lat) A Linneean genus of Uemipterons insects, now subdivided into eight families, each including several genera and many species, all of which have the mouth consisting of one lengthened proboscis, with ...
by Abdur Rehman
Cimex. lectularius. Complementary Remedies: - Followed well by: Inimical: - Antidotes: - Collaterals: Am-m. Bell Caust Guaj (Pain in limbs with sensation as if they are too short - Am-m, Caust), Nat-m Dp, Plb, Thuj, Zinc (Tetanic states - Cupr , ...
by William Dwight Whitney
cimex (cimic-), a bug (see cimex), + -ic] Belonging to or derived from bugs of the genus Cimex Cimicic add, CiDH2a02, an acid forming yellowish crystals, and having a feeble but characteristic smell and taste, prepared from a species of ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)
cimex (cimic-), a bug (see cimex), + -ic.] Belonging to or derived from bugs of the genus Cimex Cimicic acid, C'ibHmOo, an acid forming yellowish crystals, and having a feeble but characteristic smell and taste, prepared from a species of ...
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- Cimex & Gibbium
Here are some images of the shiny spider beetle and the common bed bug so you can see that bed bugs look like bed bugs. Lighting and focus was changed in the ones on the left. There are 3 spider beetles in each picture, the rest are bed bugs. The majority of bed bugs are adults, many with legs missing. See the scattered, slender bed bug legs. Thickened legs are on the spider beetles. Basically dorsal and ventral views of bed bugs and lateral views of spider beetle.
Photo credit: louento.pix
- Cimex acrobatics-hanging around
Bed bugs don't always have to feed in the position you're accustomed to seeing them. Gravity is taking its toll and their abdomens are drooping down. Color and contrast had been adjusted in these images. Red skin color is a birthmark (nevus flammeus) and not a result of bed bug feeding.
Photo credit: louento.pix
- Cimex Flakes - a bowl of sheds
Looks like a bowl of cereal flakes. Poured out shed skins and bugs from a bed bug rearing jar. Many months worth of exuviae. The live bugs also can be seen. In actual infestations bed bugs not only infest beds, furniture, etc., but also will live in piles of shed skins.
Photo credit: louento.pix
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Scrabble value of C3I1M3E1X8
The value of this 5-letter word is 16 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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