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Definition of the noun trophi

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noun - plural: trophies

  1. The collective name for the mouthparts of an organism such as an insect or a member of the Rotifera

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Google previewMolecular Medical Microbiology (2014)

by Yi-Wei Tang, Max Sussman, Dongyou Liu, Ian Poxton, Joseph Schwartzman

gene indicated its association with actinomycetes, and the bacterium was formally named ' Tropheryma whippelii' (trophi means nourishment, eryma means barrier in Greek ) in honour ...

Google previewThe Micrographic Dictionary: Plates (1883)

by John William Griffith, Arthur Henfrey

Trophi of Blatta orientalis. a, labrum ; b b, mandibles ; c, maxillae (f lacinia, * galea) ; d, internal tongue; e, labium. 23. Tongue of cricket (Acheta domestica), a, ...

Google previewDictionary of Invertebrate Zoology --Paperback (2010)

by Maggenti Mary Ann, Maggenti Armand, Gardner Scott

trophi n.pl.; sing. trophus [Gr. trophe, food] 1. (ARTHRO) The mouth parts, especially of insects and barnacles, collectively. 2. (ROTIF) The mastacatory apparatus of the mastax. trophal, trophic a. trophic chord (ARTHRO: Insecta) In ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

TROPHI Plural Noun. (Greek, trophe = nourishment.) 1. Mouthparts of arthropods. 2. An obsolete term for insect mouthparts. Collec1409 tively, Mandibles, Maxillae and Labium.

Google previewThe New standard encyclopedia (1907)

by William A. Colledge, Nathan Haskell Dole, George Jotham Hagar

Trophi, in entomology, the organs about the mouth in insects. These are of two types, the masticatory and the suctorial, which are sometimes modified and occasionally combined. The trophi of masticatory insects, such as beetles, consist of ( 1 ) ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Science, Literature, & Art (1875)

Comprising the Definitions and Derivations of the Scientific Terms in General Use, Together with the History and Descriptions of the Scientific Principles of Nearly Every Branch of Human Knowledge by William Thomas Brande, George William Cox

TROPHI its primary signification, and employed in a sense derived in some manner from that primary signification. In this sense, the general term trope comprises the various figures termed ALLEGORY, METAPHOR, METONYMY, ...

Google previewThe Concise Oxford Dictionary of Current English (1917)

Gk trophi food, as -neu- ro'sis, defective nutrition due to nervous derangement. tpo'phy, n. (Gk Ant) arms Sec. of vanquished enemy set up on field of battle or elsewhere to commemorate victory ; Roman memorial of victory in imitation of this ...

Google previewA Critical Pronouncing Dictionary, and Expositor of the English Language... (1803)

To which are Prefixed, Principles of English Pronunciation... by John Walker

Trophi Ed, tró'ild. a. (283). Adorned with trophies. TR ophy, tró'sé. s. (4.13). Something taken from an enemy, and shown or treasured up in proof of victory.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Tidepools and Rocky Shores (2007)

by Mark W. Denny, Steven Dean Gaines

The muscular mastax is provided with sclerotized jaws (trophi), which are used to grasp, grind, or pierce and suck the food (Fig. 2). The trunk contains the digestive, excretory, and reproductive organs. The foot terminates in attachment organs ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)

Cibarial apparatus or organs, the trophi or organs of the mouth. cibarian (si-bā'ri- an), a. [( L. cibarius, pertaining to food (see cibarious), + -an. Cf. F. cibaire.] In entom., pertaining to or characterized by the structure of the organs of the mouth.

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