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Definition of the noun orthopteran
What does orthopteran mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: orthopterans
- any of various insects having leathery forewings and membranous hind wings and chewing mouthparts
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonyms of orthopteran: orthopteron / orthopterous insect
- more generic word: insect = small air-breathing arthropod
- more specific words:
- member of: order Orthoptera / Orthoptera = grasshoppers and locusts
Alternative definition of the noun orthopteran
- [zoology] Any of many insects of the order Orthoptera
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Encyclopedia of toxicology (2005)
Dib-L] by Philip Wexler, Bruce D. Anderson
Hybridization was also observed among some orthopteran viruses: Melanoplus sanguinipes, Arphia conspersa, Phoetaliotes nebrascensis and Oedaleus senegalensis. However, the two grasshopper viruses from Aeropedellus clavatus and ...
by Paras Nath
an orthopteran species. (b) A Diptera species. After Engelmann, 1970. Parthenogenetic: The production of offspring from unfertilized eggs. Partial metamorphosis (alternative terms, ...
A Dictionary of Genetics (2006)
by Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield, Pamela K. Mulligan
orthopteran an organism belonging to the Or- thoptera, an order of the Hemimetabola containing cockroaches, locusts, grasshoppers, and ...
by John Gunn
In the western United States, some lava tube caves contain another interesting orthopteran, Grylloblatta (Grylloblattodea). Hymenoptera are generally not important components of North American cave communities, with the exception of the ...
Literary, Scientific, Encyclopedic, Pronouncing and Defining by Noah Webster
orthopter, orthopteran, or-thop'ter, or-thop'ter-an, n. One of an order of Insects which have four wings, ...
Dictionary, Grades 6 - 12 (2012)
Classic Reference Library by American Education Publishing
A leaping orthopteran insect, the male of the species producing a high pitched chirping sound by rubbing the front wings together; a game played with a bat and ball by two teams of eleven play- ers each. cri•er n. One who calls out public ...
A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
Orthopteran stridulatory device on one wing (Plectrum) must interface with a component on other wing (Mirror). Insect cannot stridulate if wing overlap sequence is reversed. See Asymmetry; Symmetry. Cf. Absolute Asymmetry; Behavioural ...
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Video shows what orthopteran means. Any of many insects of the order Orthoptera. Orthopteran Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to ...
Scrabble value of O1R1T1H4O1P3T1E1R1A1N1
The value of this 11-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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