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phylloxera (Also phylloxerae, phylloxeras) : Related Words Words similar in meaning to phylloxera

irrigation

  • noun supplying dry land with water by means of ditches etc
  • noun (medicine) cleaning a wound or body organ by flushing or washing out with water or a medicated solution

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ctenocephalides

  • noun an arthropod genus of fleas
    genus Ctenocephalides.

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genus_astacus

  • noun type genus of the family Astacidae; Old World crayfish
    Astacus.

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genus_artemia

  • noun fairy shrimp; brine shrimp
    genus Chirocephalus; Artemia; Chirocephalus.

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fitch

  • noun dark brown mustelid of woodlands of Eurasia that gives off an unpleasant odor when threatened
    foulmart; Mustela putorius; polecat; foumart.

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genus_anagasta

  • noun moth whose larvae are flour moths
    Anagasta.

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pacific_ocean

  • noun the largest ocean in the world
    Pacific.

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yellow

  • noun yellow color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of sunflowers or ripe lemons
    yellowness.
  • verb turn yellow
    • The pages of the book began to yellow

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peneus

  • noun type genus of the family Peneidae
    genus Peneus.

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phthirus

  • noun true lice: crab lice
    genus Phthirius; genus Phthirus; Phthirius.

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infestation

  • noun the state of being invaded or overrun by parasites
  • noun a swarm of insects that attack plants
    plague.
    • a plague of grasshoppers

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research

  • noun systematic investigation to establish facts
  • noun a search for knowledge
    enquiry; inquiry.
    • their pottery deserves more research than it has received

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genus_scarabaeus

  • noun type genus of the Scarabaeidae

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limulus

  • noun type genus of the family Limulidae
    genus Limulus.

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feeding

  • noun the act of consuming food
    eating.
  • noun the act of supplying food and nourishment
    alimentation.

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grape

  • noun any of various juicy fruit of the genus Vitis with green or purple skins; grow in clusters
  • noun any of numerous woody vines of genus Vitis bearing clusters of edible berries
    grapevine; grape vine.

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paleacrita

  • noun geometrid moths
    genus Paleacrita.

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powdery

  • adjective satellite consisting of fine particles
    pulverised; fine-grained; small-grained; pulverized; powdered.
    • powdered cellulose
    • powdery snow
    • pulverized sugar is prepared from granulated sugar by grinding
  • adjective satellite as if dulled in color with a sprinkling of powder
    • a powdery blue

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magicicada

  • noun seventeen-year locust
    genus Magicicada.

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saturnia

  • noun type genus of the Saturniidae: emperor moth
    genus Saturnia.

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locusta

  • noun a genus of Acrididae
    genus Locusta.

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genus_megachile

  • noun type genus of the Megachilidae: leaf-cutting bees
    Megachile.

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genus_gerris

  • noun type genus of the Gerrididae
    Gerris.

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mutation

  • noun (biology) an organism that has characteristics resulting from chromosomal alteration
    mutant; sport; variation.
  • noun (genetics) any event that changes genetic structure; any alteration in the inherited nucleic acid sequence of the genotype of an organism
    chromosomal mutation; genetic mutation.

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genus_myrmeleon

  • noun type genus of the Myrmeleontidae: antlions
    Myrmeleon.

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planococcus

  • noun a genus of Pseudococcidae
    genus Planococcus.

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aleyrodes

  • noun type genus of the Aleyrodidae
    genus Aleyrodes.

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spodoptera

  • noun moths whose larvae are armyworms
    genus Spodoptera.

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ephestia

  • noun small moths whose larvae spin silken tunnels and feed on stored food products
    genus Ephestia.

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uninfected

  • adjective satellite free from sepsis or infection
    clean.
    • a clean (or uninfected) wound

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provence

  • noun a former province of southeastern France; now administered with Cote d'Azur

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ceratopogon

  • noun type genus of the Ceratopogonidae
    genus Ceratopogon.

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resistance

  • noun the action of opposing something that you disapprove or disagree with
    opposition.
    • he encountered a general feeling of resistance from many citizens
    • despite opposition from the newspapers he went ahead
  • noun any mechanical force that tends to retard or oppose motion

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genus_vespula

  • noun sometimes considered a subgenus of Vespa: social wasps
    Vespula.

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lasiocampa

  • noun type genus of the Lasiocampidae: eggars
    genus Lasiocampa.

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genus_limulus

  • noun type genus of the family Limulidae
    Limulus.

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monastrell

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genus_latrodectus

  • noun venomous spiders
    Latrodectus.

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condition

  • noun a state at a particular time
    status.
    • a condition (or state) of disrepair
    • the current status of the arms negotiations
  • noun an assumption on which rests the validity or effect of something else
    precondition; stipulation.

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genus_andricus

  • noun cynipid gall wasps, chiefly affecting oaks
    Andricus.

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genus_menippe

  • noun stone crabs
    Menippe.

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adalia

  • noun a port city in southwestern Turkey on the Gulf of Antalya
    Antalya.
  • noun genus of ladybugs
    genus Adalia.

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solution

  • noun a homogeneous mixture of two or more substances; frequently (but not necessarily) a liquid solution
    • he used a solution of peroxide and water
  • noun a statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem
    answer; solvent; resolution; result.
    • they were trying to find a peaceful solution
    • the answers were in the back of the book
    • he computed the result to four decimal places

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silica

  • noun a white or colorless vitreous insoluble solid (SiO2); various forms occur widely in the earth's crust as quartz or cristobalite or tridymite or lechatelierite
    silicon oxide; silicon dioxide.

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large

  • noun a garment size for a large person
  • adjective above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent
    big.
    • a large city
    • set out for the big city
    • a large sum
    • a big (or large) barn
    • a large family
    • big businesses
    • a big expenditure
    • a large number of newspapers
    • a big group of scientists
    • large areas of the world

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sand

  • noun a loose material consisting of grains of rock or coral
  • noun French writer known for works concerning women's rights and independence (1804-1876)
    Amandine Aurore Lucie Dupin; Baroness Dudevant; George Sand.

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rootstock

  • noun a horizontal plant stem with shoots above and roots below serving as a reproductive structure
    rootstalk; rhizome.
  • noun root or part of a root used for plant propagation; especially that part of a grafted plant that supplies the roots

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genus_carpocapsa

  • noun codling moths
    Carpocapsa.

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tarascon

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pseudococcus

  • noun type genus of the Pseudococcidae
    genus Pseudococcus.

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medieval

  • adjective relating to or belonging to the Middle Ages
    mediaeval.
    • Medieval scholars
    • Medieval times
  • adjective satellite as if belonging to the Middle Ages; old-fashioned and unenlightened
    gothic; mediaeval.
    • a medieval attitude toward dating

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almond

  • noun small bushy deciduous tree native to Asia and North Africa having pretty pink blossoms and highly prized edible nuts enclosed in a hard green hull; cultivated in southern Australia and California
    Amygdalus communis; Prunus dulcis; sweet almond; Prunus amygdalus.
  • noun oval-shaped edible seed of the almond tree

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genus_spyeria

  • noun fritillaries
    Spyeria.

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genus_trombicula

  • noun type genus of the family Trombiculidae
    Trombicula.

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termes

  • noun type genus of the Termitidae
    genus Termes.
  • verb name formally or designate with a term
    term.

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perspective

  • noun a way of regarding situations or topics etc.
    position; view.
    • consider what follows from the positivist view
  • noun the appearance of things relative to one another as determined by their distance from the viewer
    linear perspective.

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benheim

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aphis

  • noun type genus of the Aphididae: injurious to fruit trees and vegetables
    genus Aphis.

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genus_rhagoletis

  • noun a genus of Trypetidae
    Rhagoletis.

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genus_peneus

  • noun type genus of the family Peneidae
    Peneus.

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fermoselle

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genus_euproctis

  • noun a genus of Lymantriidae
    Euproctis.

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ixodes

  • noun type genus of the family Ixodidae
    genus Ixodes.

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crangon

  • noun type genus of the family Crangonidae
    genus Crangon.

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myrmecia

  • noun bulldog ants
    genus Myrmecia.

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arribes

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sialis

  • noun type genus of the Sialidae
    genus Sialis.

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poisonous

  • adjective satellite having the qualities or effects of a poison
    toxicant.
  • adjective satellite not safe to eat

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periplaneta

  • noun cosmopolitan genus of large cockroaches
    genus Periplaneta.

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poison

  • noun any substance that causes injury or illness or death of a living organism
    toxicant; poisonous substance.
  • noun anything that harms or destroys
    • the poison of fascism

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annals

  • noun reports of the work of a society or learned body etc
  • noun a chronological account of events in successive years
    chronological record.

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schist

  • noun any metamorphic rock that can be split into thin layers

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trichophaga

  • noun carpet moths
    genus Trichophaga.

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vins

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genus_triops

  • noun type genus of the family Triopidae: small crustaceans with a small third median eye
    Triops.

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international

  • adjective concerning or belonging to all or at least two or more nations
    • international affairs
    • an international agreement
    • international waters
  • noun any of several international socialist organizations

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underside

  • noun the lower side of anything
    undersurface; bottom.

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method

  • noun a way of doing something, especially a systematic way; implies an orderly logical arrangement (usually in steps)
  • noun an acting technique introduced by Stanislavsky in which the actor recalls emotions or reactions from his or her own life and uses them to identify with the character being portrayed
    method acting.

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racine

  • noun French advocate of Jansenism; tragedian who based his works on Greek and Roman themes (1639-1699)
    Jean Baptiste Racine; Jean Racine.
  • noun a city in southeastern Wisconsin on Lake Michigan to the south of Milwaukee

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skirt

  • noun cloth covering that forms the part of a garment below the waist
  • noun a garment hanging from the waist; worn mainly by girls and women

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leptinotarsa

  • noun Colorado potato beetles
    genus Leptinotarsa.

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geophilus

  • noun type genus of the Geophilidae: a cosmopolitan genus of centipedes sometimes called earwigs
    genus Geophilus.

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melanoplus

  • noun New World migratory locusts and common American grasshoppers
    genus Melanoplus.

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gelechia

  • noun type genus of the Gelechiidae: pink bollworms
    genus Gelechia.

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genus_calosoma

  • noun genus of large predaceous ground beetles that feed on injurious caterpillars

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genus_catacala

  • noun moths whose larvae are cutworms: underwings
    Catacala.

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overwinter

  • verb spend the winter
    winter.
    • We wintered on the Riviera
    • Shackleton's men overwintered on Elephant Island

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genus_ranatra

  • noun elongate very slender water scorpions
    Ranatra.

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munson

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selective

  • adjective satellite tending to select; characterized by careful choice
    • an exceptionally quick and selective reader"- John Mason Brown
  • adjective satellite characterized by very careful or fastidious selection
    • the school was very selective in its admissions

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healing

  • noun the natural process by which the body repairs itself
  • verb heal or recover
    mend; heal.
    • My broken leg is mending

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cadra

  • noun a genus of Pyralidae
    genus Cadra.

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christy

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aftermath

  • noun the consequences of an event (especially a catastrophic event)
    wake; backwash.
    • the aftermath of war
    • in the wake of the accident no one knew how many had been injured
  • noun the outcome of an event especially as relative to an individual
    consequence.

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loxostege

  • noun garden webworms
    genus Loxostege.

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genus_ovalipes

  • noun a genus of Portunidae
    Ovalipes.

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dry

  • noun a reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages
    prohibitionist.
  • verb remove the moisture from and make dry
    dry out.
    • dry clothes
    • dry hair

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genus_tortrix

  • noun type genus of the Tortricidae

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great

  • noun a person who has achieved distinction and honor in some field
    • he is one of the greats of American music
  • adjective satellite relatively large in size or number or extent; larger than others of its kind
    • a great juicy steak
    • a great multitude
    • the great auk
    • a great old oak
    • a great ocean liner
    • a great delay

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saint

  • noun a person who has died and has been declared a saint by canonization
  • noun person of exceptional holiness
    holy person; angel; holy man.

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root

  • noun (botany) the usually underground organ that lacks buds or leaves or nodes; absorbs water and mineral salts; usually it anchors the plant to the ground
  • noun the place where something begins, where it springs into being
    origin; beginning; rootage; source.
    • the Italian beginning of the Renaissance
    • Jupiter was the origin of the radiation
    • Pittsburgh is the source of the Ohio River
    • communism's Russian root

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thermobia

  • noun a genus of Lepismatidae
    genus Thermobia.

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vintner

  • noun someone who sells wine
    wine merchant.
  • noun someone who makes wine
    winemaker; wine maker.

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amount

  • noun a quantity of money
    amount of money; sum; sum of money.
    • he borrowed a large sum
    • the amount he had in cash was insufficient
  • noun the relative magnitude of something with reference to a criterion
    • an adequate amount of food for four people

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genus_paleacrita

  • noun geometrid moths
    Paleacrita.

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chorizagrotis

  • noun moths whose larvae are army cutworms
    genus Chorizagrotis.

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genus_pyrophorus

  • noun tropical click beetles
    Pyrophorus.

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grower

  • noun someone concerned with the science or art or business of cultivating the soil
    agriculturalist; cultivator; raiser; agriculturist.

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york

  • noun the English royal house (a branch of the Plantagenet line) that reigned from 1461 to 1485; its emblem was a white rose
    House of York.

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jumilla

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family

  • noun a social unit living together
    house; household; menage; home.
    • he moved his family to Virginia
    • It was a good Christian household
    • I waited until the whole house was asleep
    • the teacher asked how many people made up his home
  • noun primary social group; parents and children
    family unit.
    • he wanted to have a good job before starting a family

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macrodactylus

  • noun a genus of Melolonthidae
    genus Macrodactylus.

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sicily

  • noun the Italian region on the island of Sicily
    Sicilia.
  • noun the largest island in the Mediterranean
    Sicilia.

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natural

  • noun someone regarded as certain to succeed
    • he's a natural for the job
  • noun a notation cancelling a previous sharp or flat
    cancel.

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genus_manduca

  • noun moths whose larvae are tobacco hornworms or tomato hornworms
    Manduca.

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ordish

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follower

  • noun a person who accepts the leadership of another
  • noun someone who travels behind or pursues another

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genus_palinurus

  • noun type genus of the family Palinuridae
    Palinurus.

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galleria

  • noun a genus of Pyralidae
    genus Galleria.

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total

  • noun the whole amount
    aggregate; sum; totality.
  • noun a quantity obtained by the addition of a group of numbers
    sum; amount.

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devastation

  • noun the state of being decayed or destroyed
    desolation.
  • noun the feeling of being confounded or overwhelmed
    • her departure left him in utter devastation

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daktulosphaira

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franco

  • noun Spanish general whose armies took control of Spain in 1939 and who ruled as a dictator until his death (1892-1975)
    Francisco Franco; General Franco; El Caudillo.

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upstate

  • adverb in or toward the northern parts of a state
    • he lives upstate New York

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france

  • noun a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe
    French Republic.
  • noun French writer of sophisticated novels and short stories (1844-1924)
    Jacques Anatole Francois Thibault; Anatole France.

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genus_notonecta

  • noun type genus of the Notonectidae: backswimmers
    Notonecta.

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live

  • verb inhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of
    dwell; inhabit; populate.
    • People lived in Africa millions of years ago
    • The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted
    • this kind of fish dwells near the bottom of the ocean
    • deer are populating the woods
  • verb lead a certain kind of life; live in a certain style
    • we had to live frugally after the war

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genus_balanus

  • noun type genus of the family Balanidae
    Balanus.

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scolytus

  • noun type genus of the Scolytidae comprising numerous small bark beetles
    genus Scolytus.

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aranea

  • noun a genus of orb-weaving spiders including common garden spiders and barn spiders
    Araneus; genus Aranea; genus Araneus.

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genus_apis

  • noun type genus of the Apidae: honeybees
    Apis.

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danaus

  • noun type genus of the Danaidae: monarch butterflies
    genus Danaus.
  • noun the 2nd longest European river (after the Volga); flows from southwestern Germany to the Black Sea
    Danube River; Danube; Danau.
    • Vienna, Budapest, and Belgrade are on the banks of the Danube

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genus_scolytus

  • noun type genus of the Scolytidae comprising numerous small bark beetles
    Scolytus.

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genus_callimorpha

  • noun cinnabar moths
    Callimorpha.

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genus_aedes

  • noun yellow-fever mosquitos
    Aedes.

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ranatra

  • noun elongate very slender water scorpions
    genus Ranatra.

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chalcis

  • noun type genus of the Chalcididae
    genus Chalcis.

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phylloxera

(Zoöl.) A small hemipterous insect (Phylloxera vastatrix) allied to the aphids. It attacks the roots and leaves of the grapevine, doing great damage, especially in Europe. ✍ It exists in several forms, some of which are winged, other wingless. One form produces galls on the leaves and twigs, another affects the roots, causing galls or swellings, and often killing the vine.

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genus_poecilocapsus

  • noun a genus of Miridae
    Poecilocapsus.

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genus_prociphilus

  • noun a genus of Aphididae
    Prociphilus.

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potential

  • noun the inherent capacity for coming into being
    potentiality; potency.
  • noun the difference in electrical charge between two points in a circuit expressed in volts
    electric potential; potential difference; voltage; potential drop.

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genus_periplaneta

  • noun cosmopolitan genus of large cockroaches
    Periplaneta.

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bouche

Same as Bush, a lining.

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genus_homarus

  • noun type genus of the family Homaridae: common edible lobsters
    Homarus.

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genus_popillia

  • noun a genus of Scarabaeidae
    Popillia.

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gasterophilus

  • noun type genus of the Gasterophilidae: horse botflies
    genus Gasterophilus.

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spyeria

  • noun fritillaries
    genus Spyeria.

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luigi

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hypoderma

  • noun in some classifications considered the type genus of the family Hypodermatidae: warble flies
    genus Hypoderma.

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genus_scutigera

  • noun a genus of Scutigeridae
    Scutigera.

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valentine

  • noun a sweetheart chosen to receive a greeting on Saint Valentine's Day
    • will you be my valentine?
  • noun a card sent or given (as to a sweetheart) on Saint Valentine's Day

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cab

  • noun a compartment at the front of a motor vehicle or locomotive where driver sits
  • noun small two-wheeled horse-drawn carriage; with two seats and a folding hood
    cabriolet.

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lisini

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genus_pulex

  • noun type genus of the Pulicidae
    Pulex.

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control

  • noun power to direct or determine
    • under control
  • noun a relation of constraint of one entity (thing or person or group) by another
    • measures for the control of disease
    • they instituted controls over drinking on campus

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f1

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genus_lepas

  • noun type genus of the family Lepadidae
    Lepas.

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oecanthus

  • noun tree crickets
    genus Oecanthus.

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estate

  • noun everything you own; all of your assets (whether real property or personal property) and liabilities
  • noun extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use
    land; demesne; landed estate; acres.
    • the family owned a large estate on Long Island

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genus_cambarus

  • noun a genus of Astacidae
    Cambarus.

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vastatrix

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louse

  • noun wingless usually flattened bloodsucking insect parasitic on warm-blooded animals
    sucking louse.
  • noun a person who has a nasty or unethical character undeserving of respect
    dirt ball; insect; worm.

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autumn

  • noun the season when the leaves fall from the trees
    fall.
    • in the fall of 1973

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genus_triatoma

  • noun conenoses
    Triatoma.

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critic

  • noun a person who is professionally engaged in the analysis and interpretation of works of art
  • noun anyone who expresses a reasoned judgment of something

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protective

  • adjective intended or adapted to afford protection of some kind
    • a protective covering
    • the use of protective masks and equipment
    • protective coatings
    • kept the drunken sailor in protective custody
    • animals with protective coloring
    • protective tariffs
  • adjective satellite showing care
    • a protective mother

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atacama_desert

  • noun a desert in northern Chile rich in nitrate and copper deposits

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genus_philophylla

  • noun leaf miners
    Philophylla.

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genus_formica

  • noun type genus of the Formicidae
    Formica.

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offspring

  • noun the immediate descendants of a person
    progeny; issue.
    • she was the mother of many offspring
    • he died without issue
  • noun something that comes into existence as a result
    materialisation; materialization.
    • industrialism prepared the way for acceptance of the French Revolution's various socialistic offspring
    • this skyscraper is the solid materialization of his efforts

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botanist

  • noun a biologist specializing in the study of plants
    phytologist; plant scientist.

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native

  • noun an indigenous person who was born in a particular place
    indigen; aboriginal; indigene; aborigine.
    • the art of the natives of the northwest coast
    • the Canadian government scrapped plans to tax the grants to aboriginal college students
  • noun a person born in a particular place or country
    • he is a native of Brazil

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genus_araneus

  • noun a genus of orb-weaving spiders including common garden spiders and barn spiders
    Aranea; Araneus; genus Aranea.

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genus_cerapteryx

  • noun antler moths
    Cerapteryx.

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dermacentor

  • noun vectors of important diseases of man and animals
    genus Dermacentor.

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genus_tachypleus

  • noun a genus of Limulidae
    Tachypleus.

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genus_ephestia

  • noun small moths whose larvae spin silken tunnels and feed on stored food products
    Ephestia.

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purpose

  • noun an anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions
    aim; intention; design; intent.
    • his intent was to provide a new translation
    • good intentions are not enough
    • it was created with the conscious aim of answering immediate needs
    • he made no secret of his designs
  • noun what something is used for
    function; use; role.
    • the function of an auger is to bore holes
    • ballet is beautiful but what use is it?

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chemical

  • noun material produced by or used in a reaction involving changes in atoms or molecules
    chemical substance.
  • adjective relating to or used in chemistry
    chemic.
    • chemical engineer
    • chemical balance

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alsophila

  • noun geometrid moths
    genus Alsophila.

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pediculus

  • noun type genus of Pediculidae: true lice infecting humans
    genus Pediculus.

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genus_porcellio

  • noun Old World genus of isopod crustaceans
    Porcellio.

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limenitis

  • noun mainly dark northern butterflies with white wing bars
    genus Limenitis.

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genus_crangon

  • noun type genus of the family Crangonidae
    Crangon.

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leptoglossus

  • noun leaf-footed bugs
    genus Leptoglossus.

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beach

  • noun an area of sand sloping down to the water of a sea or lake
  • verb land on a beach
    • the ship beached near the port

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haematobia

  • noun European genus of bloodsucking flies
    genus Haematobia.

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genus_monochamus

  • noun sawyer beetles
    Monochamus.

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digestive_system

  • noun the system that makes food absorbable into the body
    systema digestorium; systema alimentarium; gastrointestinal system.

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scion

  • noun a descendent or heir
    • a scion of royal stock

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camponotus

  • noun carpenter ants
    genus Camponotus.

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southern

  • adjective in or characteristic of a region of the United States south of (approximately) the Mason-Dixon line
    • southern hospitality
    • southern cooking
    • southern plantations
  • adjective satellite situated in or oriented toward the south
    southerly.
    • a southern exposure
    • took a southerly course

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preferred

  • adjective satellite more desirable than another
    preferable.
    • coffee is preferable to tea
    • Danny's preferred name is `Dan'
  • verb like better; value more highly
    prefer.
    • Some people prefer camping to staying in hotels
    • We prefer sleeping outside

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genus_antheraea

  • noun large moths whose larvae produce silk of high quality
    Antheraea.

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water

  • noun binary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid; freezes into ice below 0 degrees centigrade and boils above 100 degrees centigrade; widely used as a solvent
    H2O.
  • noun the part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean)
    body of water.
    • they invaded our territorial waters
    • they were sitting by the water's edge

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waterfront

  • noun the area of a city (such as a harbor or dockyard) alongside a body of water

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nephrops

  • noun a genus of Nephropsidae
    genus Nephrops.

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sitophylus

  • noun a genus of Bruchidae
    genus Sitophylus.

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artemia

  • noun fairy shrimp; brine shrimp
    genus Chirocephalus; genus Artemia; Chirocephalus.

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lycaena

  • noun type genus of the Lycaenidae; small slender butterflies with upper surface of wings usually metallic blue or green or copper
    genus Lycaena.

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genus_praunus

  • noun a genus of Mysidae
    Praunus.

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peripatus

  • noun any of numerous velvety-skinned wormlike carnivorous animals common in tropical forests having characteristics of both arthropods and annelid worms
    onychophoran; velvet worm.

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anthonomus

  • noun weevils destructive of cultivated plants
    genus Anthonomus.

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johnson

  • noun English writer and lexicographer (1709-1784)
    Dr. Johnson; Samuel Johnson.
  • noun 36th President of the United States; was elected vice president and succeeded Kennedy when Kennedy was assassinated (1908-1973)
    Lyndon Johnson; Lyndon Baines Johnson; President Johnson; LBJ; President Lyndon Johnson.

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genus_glossina

  • noun type genus of the Glossinidae: tsetse flies

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phthirius

  • noun true lice: crab lice
    genus Phthirius; Phthirus; genus Phthirus.

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genus_leptinotarsa

  • noun Colorado potato beetles
    Leptinotarsa.

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nymphalis

  • noun type genus of the Nymphalidae: mourning cloak butterflies
    genus Nymphalis.

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egg

  • noun animal reproductive body consisting of an ovum or embryo together with nutritive and protective envelopes; especially the thin-shelled reproductive body laid by e.g. female birds
  • noun oval reproductive body of a fowl (especially a hen) used as food
    eggs.

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wine

  • noun fermented juice (of grapes especially)
    vino.
  • noun a red as dark as red wine
    wine-colored; wine-coloured.

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genus_noctua

  • noun type genus of the Noctuidae: moths whose larvae are cutworms
    Noctua.

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boubals

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genus_tribolium

  • noun flour beetles
    Tribolium.

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genus_paralithodes

  • noun a genus of Lithodidae
    Paralithodes.

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winged

  • adjective having wings or as if having wings of a specified kind;
    • the winged feet of Mercury
  • verb travel through the air; be airborne
    fly; wing.
    • Man cannot fly

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genus_armadillidium

  • noun type genus of the Armadillidiidae
    Armadillidium.

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murray

  • noun British classical scholar (born in Australia) who advocated the League of Nations and the United Nations (1866-1957)
    George Gilbert Aime Murphy; Gilbert Murray.
  • noun Scottish philologist and the lexicographer who shaped the Oxford English Dictionary (1837-1915)
    Sir James Augustus Murray; James Augustus Murray; Sir James Murray; James Murray; James Augustus Henry Murray; Sir James Augustus Henry Murray.

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aspidiotus

  • noun a genus of Diaspididae
    genus Aspidiotus.

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berlandieri

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avenue

  • noun a line of approach
    • they explored every avenue they could think of
    • it promises to open new avenues to understanding
  • noun a wide street or thoroughfare
    boulevard.

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rhagoletis

  • noun a genus of Trypetidae
    genus Rhagoletis.

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genus_inachis

  • noun a genus of Nymphalidae
    Inachis.

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avid

  • adjective satellite (often followed by `for') ardently or excessively desirous
    esurient; devouring; greedy.
    • avid for adventure
    • an avid ambition to succeed
    • fierce devouring affection
    • the esurient eyes of an avid curiosity
    • greedy for fame
  • adjective satellite marked by active interest and enthusiasm
    zealous.
    • an avid sports fan

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la

  • noun a white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily; occurs in rare earth minerals and is usually classified as a rare earth
    atomic number 57; lanthanum.
  • noun a state in southern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
    Louisiana; Pelican State.

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susceptible

  • adjective (often followed by `of' or `to') yielding readily to or capable of
    • susceptible to colds
    • susceptible of proof
  • adjective satellite easily impressed emotionally

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nymph

  • noun (classical mythology) a minor nature goddess usually depicted as a beautiful maiden
    • the ancient Greeks believed that nymphs inhabited forests and bodies of water
  • noun a larva of an insect with incomplete metamorphosis (as the dragonfly or mayfly)

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genus_dermatobia

  • noun larvae live under the skin of domestic mammals and humans
    Dermatobia.

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genus_malacosoma

  • noun tent caterpillars
    Malacosoma.

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hectolitre

  • noun a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 100 liters
    hectoliter; hl.

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acanthoscelides

  • noun a genus of Bruchidae
    genus Acanthoscelides.

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caprella

  • noun skeleton shrimp
    genus Caprella.

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genus_aleyrodes

  • noun type genus of the Aleyrodidae
    Aleyrodes.

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bout

  • noun (sports) a division during which one team is on the offensive
    turn; round.
  • noun a period of illness
    • a bout of fever
    • a bout of depression

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astacus

  • noun type genus of the family Astacidae; Old World crayfish
    genus Astacus.

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deformation

  • noun a change for the worse
    distortion.
  • noun alteration in the shape or dimensions of an object as a result of the application of stress to it

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downy

  • adjective satellite like down or as soft as down
    flossy; downlike; fluffy.
  • adjective satellite covered with fine soft hairs or down
    pubescent; puberulent; sericeous.
    • downy milkweed seeds

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argiope

  • noun the type genus of Argiopidae; small genus of orb-weaving spiders
    genus Argiope.

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leaf_form

  • noun any of the various shape that leaves of plants can assume
    leaf shape.

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genus_tinea

  • noun type genus of the Tineidae: clothes moths
    Tinea.

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noctua

  • noun type genus of the Noctuidae: moths whose larvae are cutworms
    genus Noctua.

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washington

  • noun the capital of the United States in the District of Columbia and a tourist mecca; George Washington commissioned Charles L'Enfant to lay out the city in 1791
    Washington D.C.; American capital; capital of the United States.
  • noun a state in northwestern United States on the Pacific
    Evergreen State; WA.

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slate

  • noun (formerly) a writing tablet made of slate
  • noun thin layers of rock used for roofing
    slating.

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formica

  • noun any of various plastic laminates containing melamine
  • noun type genus of the Formicidae
    genus Formica.

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genus_ceratopogon

  • noun type genus of the Ceratopogonidae
    Ceratopogon.

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cutting

  • noun the activity of selecting the scenes to be shown and putting them together to create a film
    film editing.
  • noun a part (sometimes a root or leaf or bud) removed from a plant to propagate a new plant through rooting or grafting
    slip.

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oxford

  • noun a low shoe laced over the instep
  • noun a city in southern England to the northwest of London; site of Oxford University

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panonychus

  • noun a genus of Tetranychidae
    genus Panonychus.

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genus_drosophila

  • noun a genus of Drosophilidae

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axr1

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day

  • noun time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis
    twenty-four hours; mean solar day; twenty-four hour period; solar day; 24-hour interval.
    • two days later they left
    • they put on two performances every day
    • there are 30,000 passengers per day
  • noun some point or period in time
    • it should arrive any day now
    • after that day she never trusted him again
    • those were the days
    • these days it is not unusual

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lepas

  • noun type genus of the family Lepadidae
    genus Lepas.

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genus_nephrops

  • noun a genus of Nephropsidae
    Nephrops.

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frankliniella

  • noun tobacco thrips
    genus Frankliniella.

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echidnophaga

  • noun a genus of Siphonaptera
    genus Echidnophaga.

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mallorca

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genus_cadra

  • noun a genus of Pyralidae
    Cadra.

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triops

  • noun type genus of the family Triopidae: small crustaceans with a small third median eye
    genus Triops.

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callimorpha

  • noun cinnabar moths
    genus Callimorpha.

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volcano

  • noun a fissure in the earth's crust (or in the surface of some other planet) through which molten lava and gases erupt
    vent.
  • noun a mountain formed by volcanic material

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stock

  • noun the capital raised by a corporation through the issue of shares entitling holders to an ownership interest (equity)
    • he owns a controlling share of the company's stock
  • noun the merchandise that a shop has on hand
    inventory.
    • they carried a vast inventory of hardware
    • they stopped selling in exact sizes in order to reduce inventory

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mean

  • noun an average of n numbers computed by adding some function of the numbers and dividing by some function of n
    mean value.
  • verb mean or intend to express or convey
    intend.
    • You never understand what I mean!
    • what do his words intend?

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heavy

  • noun an actor who plays villainous roles
  • noun a serious (or tragic) role in a play

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financial

  • adjective involving financial matters
    fiscal.
    • fiscal responsibility

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genus_atticus

  • noun atlas moth
    Atticus.

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generation

  • noun all the people living at the same time or of approximately the same age
    coevals; contemporaries.
  • noun group of genetically related organisms constituting a single step in the line of descent

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ed

  • noun impotence resulting from a man's inability to have or maintain an erection of his penis
    male erecticle dysfunction; erectile dysfunction.

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anopheles

  • noun malaria mosquitoes; distinguished by the adult's head-downward stance and absence of breathing tubes in the larvae
    genus Anopheles.

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macmillan

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dialeurodes

  • noun a genus of Aleyrodidae
    genus Dialeurodes.

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nodosity

The quality of being knotty or nodose; resemblance to a node or swelling; knottiness. Holland.

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cetonia

  • noun a genus of Cetoniidae
    genus Cetonia.

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measure

  • noun any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal
    step.
    • the situation called for strong measures
    • the police took steps to reduce crime
  • noun how much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify
    amount; quantity.

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eu

  • noun a bivalent and trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group
    atomic number 63; europium.
  • noun an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members
    Europe; European Community; EC; European Economic Community; Common Market; European Union; EEC.
    • he tried to take Britain into the Europen Union

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genus_rodolia

  • noun genus of Australian ladybugs
    Rodolia; genus Vedalia.

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scutigera

  • noun a genus of Scutigeridae
    genus Scutigera.

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sandy

  • adjective satellite of hair color; pale yellowish to yellowish brown
    flaxen.
    • flaxen locks
  • adjective resembling or containing or abounding in sand; or growing in sandy areas
    arenaceous; sandlike.
    • arenaceous limestone
    • arenaceous grasses

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genus_adelges

  • noun type genus of the Adelgidae: plant lice
    Adelges.

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genus_xylocopa

  • noun carpenter bees
    Xylocopa.

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genus_ctenocephalus

  • noun a former usage synonymous with Ctenocephalides
    Ctenocephalus.

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genus_samia

  • noun silkworm moths
    Samia.

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brachinus

  • noun bombardier beetles
    genus Brachinus.

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hyalophora

  • noun American silkworm moth
    genus Hyalophora.

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genus_diapheromera

  • noun a genus of Phasmidae

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orchestia

  • noun type genus of the family Orchestiidae
    genus Orchestia.

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pyrophorus

  • noun tropical click beetles
    genus Pyrophorus.

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genus_cynips

  • noun type genus of the Cynipidae: gall wasps
    Cynips.

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genus_anthonomus

  • noun weevils destructive of cultivated plants
    Anthonomus.

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pan

  • noun cooking utensil consisting of a wide metal vessel
    cooking pan.
  • noun (Greek mythology) god of fields and woods and shepherds and flocks; represented as a man with goat's legs and horns and ears; identified with Roman Sylvanus or Faunus
    goat god.

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palaemon

  • noun type genus of the family Palaemonidae; widely distributed genus
    genus Palaemon.

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vinifera

  • noun common European grape cultivated in many varieties; chief source of Old World wine and table grapes
    Vitis vinifera; vinifera grape; common grape vine.

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prociphilus

  • noun a genus of Aphididae
    genus Prociphilus.

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genus_lycaena

  • noun type genus of the Lycaenidae; small slender butterflies with upper surface of wings usually metallic blue or green or copper
    Lycaena.

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hibernate

  • verb sleep during winter
    hole up.
    • Bears must eat a lot of food before they hibernate in their caves
  • verb be in an inactive or dormant state

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chironomus

  • noun type genus of the Chironomidae
    genus Chironomus.

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genus_bombus

  • noun bumblebees
    Bombus.

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free

  • noun people who are free
    free people.
    • the home of the free and the brave
  • verb grant freedom to; free from confinement
    unloosen; unloose; loose; release; liberate.

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genus_arilus

  • noun a genus of Reduviidae
    Arilus.

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management

  • noun the act of managing something
    direction.
    • he was given overall management of the program
    • is the direction of the economy a function of government?
  • noun those in charge of running a business

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california

  • noun a state in the western United States on the Pacific; the 3rd largest state; known for earthquakes
    CA; Calif.; Golden State.

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plague

  • noun a serious (sometimes fatal) infection of rodents caused by Yersinia pestis and accidentally transmitted to humans by the bite of a flea that has bitten an infected animal
    pestilence; pestis; pest.
  • noun any epidemic disease with a high death rate
    pestilence; pest.

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ash

  • noun the residue that remains when something is burned
  • noun any of various deciduous pinnate-leaved ornamental or timber trees of the genus Fraxinus
    ash tree.

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mainland

  • noun the main land mass of a country or continent; as distinguished from an island or peninsula

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xylocopa

  • noun carpenter bees
    genus Xylocopa.

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eriosoma

  • noun woolly aphids
    genus Eriosoma.

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genus_anopheles

  • noun malaria mosquitoes; distinguished by the adult's head-downward stance and absence of breathing tubes in the larvae
    Anopheles.

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calliphora

  • noun type genus of the Calliphoridae: blowflies
    genus Calliphora.

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american

Of or pertaining to America; as, the American continent: American Indians.

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genus_pyralis

  • noun type genus of the Pyralidae
    Pyralis.

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consequence

  • noun a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon
    effect; result; upshot; outcome; issue; event.
    • the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise
    • his decision had depressing consequences for business
    • he acted very wise after the event
  • noun the outcome of an event especially as relative to an individual
    aftermath.

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callinectes

  • noun New World blue crabs
    genus Callinectes.

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megachile

  • noun type genus of the Megachilidae: leaf-cutting bees
    genus Megachile.

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françaises

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carpocapsa

  • noun codling moths
    genus Carpocapsa.

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major

  • noun a commissioned military officer in the United States Army or Air Force or Marines; below lieutenant colonel and above captain
  • noun British statesman who was prime minister from 1990 until 1997 (born in 1943)
    John Roy Major; John Major; John R. Major.

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labrusca

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genus_lygus

  • noun plant-sucking bugs
    Lygus.

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genus_lasiocampa

  • noun type genus of the Lasiocampidae: eggars
    Lasiocampa.

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genus_planococcus

  • noun a genus of Pseudococcidae
    Planococcus.

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feeder

  • noun an animal being fattened or suitable for fattening
  • noun someone who consumes food for nourishment
    eater.

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production

  • noun the act or process of producing something
    • Shakespeare's production of poetry was enormous
    • the production of white blood cells
  • noun a presentation for the stage or screen or radio or television
    • have you seen the new production of Hamlet?

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genus_sarcophaga

  • noun flesh flies
    Sarcophaga.

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customization

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vespula

  • noun sometimes considered a subgenus of Vespa: social wasps
    genus Vespula.

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quality

  • noun an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone
    • the quality of mercy is not strained"--Shakespeare
  • noun a degree or grade of excellence or worth
    caliber; calibre.
    • the quality of students has risen
    • an executive of low caliber

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stage

  • noun any distinct time period in a sequence of events
    phase.
    • we are in a transitional stage in which many former ideas must be revised or rejected
  • noun a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process
    point; degree; level.
    • a remarkable degree of frankness
    • at what stage are the social sciences?

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genus_pineus

  • noun a genus of Adelgidae
    Pineus.

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heliothis

  • noun a genus of Noctuidae
    genus Heliothis.

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amsl

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genus_cryptotermes

  • noun genus of dry wood termites; cosmopolitan in distribution; sometimes considered a subgenus of Kalotermes
    Cryptotermes.

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monomorium

  • noun a genus of Formicidae
    genus Monomorium.

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genus_eriosoma

  • noun woolly aphids
    Eriosoma.

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system

  • noun instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity
    • he bought a new stereo system
    • the system consists of a motor and a small computer
  • noun a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole
    scheme.
    • a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going

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phlebotomus

  • noun a mild viral disease transmitted by the bite of the sand fly Phlebotomus papatasii
    pappataci fever; sandfly fever.
  • noun small bloodsucking sand flies that resemble moths
    genus Phlebotomus.

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genus_hippobosca

  • noun type genus of the Hippoboscidae
    Hippobosca.

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genus_loxostege

  • noun garden webworms
    Loxostege.

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quinta

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m

  • noun the basic unit of length adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites (approximately 1.094 yards)
    metre; meter.
  • noun concentration measured by the number of moles of solute per liter of solution
    molarity; molar concentration.

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plicatoperipatus

  • noun a genus of Peripatidae
    genus Plicatoperipatus.

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option

  • noun the right to buy or sell property at an agreed price; the right is purchased and if it is not exercised by a stated date the money is forfeited
  • noun one of a number of things from which only one can be chosen
    alternative; choice.
    • what option did I have?
    • there no other alternative
    • my only choice is to refuse

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andricus

  • noun cynipid gall wasps, chiefly affecting oaks
    genus Andricus.

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genus_calliphora

  • noun type genus of the Calliphoridae: blowflies
    Calliphora.

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fenusa

  • noun birch leaf miner
    genus-Fenusa.

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genus_anasa

  • noun squash bugs
    Anasa.

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planchon

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sarcoptes

  • noun type genus of the family Sarcoptidae: itch mites
    genus Sarcoptes.

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rain

  • noun water falling in drops from vapor condensed in the atmosphere
    rainfall.
  • noun drops of fresh water that fall as precipitation from clouds
    rainwater.

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attempt

  • noun earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something
    try; effort; endeavor; endeavour.
    • made an effort to cover all the reading material
    • wished him luck in his endeavor
    • she gave it a good try
  • noun the act of attacking
    attack.
    • attacks on women increased last year
    • they made an attempt on his life

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genus_thrips

  • noun type genus of the Thripidae

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population

  • noun the people who inhabit a territory or state
    • the population seemed to be well fed and clothed
  • noun a group of organisms of the same species inhabiting a given area
    • they hired hunters to keep down the deer population

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musca

  • noun a small constellation in the polar region of the southern hemisphere near the Southern Cross and Chamaeleon
  • noun type genus of the Muscidae: houseflies
    genus Musca.

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cancer

  • noun any malignant growth or tumor caused by abnormal and uncontrolled cell division; it may spread to other parts of the body through the lymphatic system or the blood stream
    malignant neoplastic disease.
  • noun (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Cancer
    Crab.

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porcellio

  • noun Old World genus of isopod crustaceans
    genus Porcellio.

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microclimatic

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blaberus

  • noun giant cockroaches
    genus Blaberus.

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genus_andrena

  • noun a solitary burrowing short-tongued bee

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grape_phylloxera

  • noun destructive to various grape plants
    Phylloxera vitifoleae; grape louse.

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ctenocephalus

  • noun a former usage synonymous with Ctenocephalides
    genus Ctenocephalus.

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hyphantria

  • noun fall webworms
    genus Hyphantria.

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genus_sarcoptes

  • noun type genus of the family Sarcoptidae: itch mites
    Sarcoptes.

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steep

  • noun a steep place (as on a hill)
  • verb devote (oneself) fully to
    plunge; immerse; absorb; soak up; engross; engulf.
    • He immersed himself into his studies

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liposcelis

  • noun a genus of Psocidae
    genus Liposcelis.

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scutigerella

  • noun garden centipedes
    genus Scutigerella.

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genus_automeris

  • noun io moth
    Automeris.

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downy_mildew

  • noun any of various fungi of the family Peronosporaceae parasitic on e.g. grapes and potatoes and melons
    false mildew.

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bruchus

  • noun type genus of the Bruchidae
    genus Bruchus.

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genus_aphrophora

  • noun a genus of Cercopidae
    Aphrophora.

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maia

  • noun type genus of the Majidae; nearly cosmopolitan in distribution
    Maja; genus Maja; genus Maia.

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noval

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gall

  • noun an open sore on the back of a horse caused by ill-fitting or badly adjusted saddle
    saddle sore.
  • noun a skin sore caused by chafing

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genus_blissus

  • noun chinch bugs
    Blissus.

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ocean

  • noun a large body of water constituting a principal part of the hydrosphere
  • noun anything apparently limitless in quantity or volume
    sea.

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genus_thermobia

  • noun a genus of Lepismatidae
    Thermobia.

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genus_mantis

  • noun type genus of the Mantidae: mantises

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genus_oecanthus

  • noun tree crickets
    Oecanthus.

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mountain

  • noun a land mass that projects well above its surroundings; higher than a hill
    mount.
  • noun (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
    plenty; great deal; pot; sight; flock; mint; slew; deal; wad; muckle; pile; lot; mickle; raft; quite a little; passel; hatful; mess; spate; heap; peck; stack; good deal; batch; tidy sum; mass.
    • a batch of letters
    • a deal of trouble
    • a lot of money
    • he made a mint on the stock market
    • see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos
    • it must have cost plenty
    • a slew of journalists
    • a wad of money

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mountainous

  • adjective satellite having hills and crags
    craggy; cragged; hilly.
    • hilly terrain
  • adjective satellite like a mountain in size and impressiveness
    • mountainous waves
    • a mountainous dark man

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prefillossero

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tuberosity

  • noun a protuberance on a bone especially for attachment of a muscle or ligament
    tubercle; eminence.

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responsible

  • adjective worthy of or requiring responsibility or trust; or held accountable
    • a responsible adult
    • responsible journalism
    • a responsible position
    • the captain is responsible for the ship's safety
    • the cabinet is responsible to the parliament
  • adjective satellite being the agent or cause
    responsible for.
    • determined who was the responsible party
    • termites were responsible for the damage

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genus_dialeurodes

  • noun a genus of Aleyrodidae
    Dialeurodes.

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mid

  • adjective satellite used in combination to denote the middle
    • midmorning
    • midsummer
    • in mid-1958
    • a mid-June wedding

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port

  • noun a place (seaport or airport) where people and merchandise can enter or leave a country
  • noun sweet dark-red dessert wine originally from Portugal
    port wine.

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genus_phthirus

  • noun true lice: crab lice
    genus Phthirius; Phthirus; Phthirius.

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genus_solenopsis

  • noun fire ants
    Solenopsis.

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genus_bombyx

  • noun type genus of the Bombycidae: Chinese silkworm moth
    Bombyx.

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vitifoliae

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new

  • adjective not of long duration; having just (or relatively recently) come into being or been made or acquired or discovered
    • a new law
    • new cars
    • a new comet
    • a new friend
    • a new year
    • the New World
  • adjective satellite original and of a kind not seen before
    fresh; novel.
    • the computer produced a completely novel proof of a well-known theorem

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ungrafted

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explanation

  • noun a statement that makes something comprehensible by describing the relevant structure or operation or circumstances etc.
    account.
    • the explanation was very simple
    • I expected a brief account
  • noun thought that makes something comprehensible

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dendroctonus

  • noun genus of small bark beetles destructive especially to mature conifers
    genus Dendroctonus.

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paralithodes

  • noun a genus of Lithodidae
    genus Paralithodes.

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genus_forficula

  • noun type genus of Forficulidae
    Forficula.

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tunga

  • noun a genus of Siphonaptera
    genus Tunga.

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genus_pieris

  • noun decorative evergreen shrubs of woody vines
    Pieris.
  • noun type genus of the Pieridae
    Pieris.

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bemisia

  • noun sweet-potato whitefly
    genus Bemisia.

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digestive

  • noun any substance that promotes digestion
  • adjective relating to or having the power to cause or promote digestion
    • digestive juices
    • a digestive enzyme
    • digestive ferment

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simulium

  • noun type genus of the Simuliidae: blackflies
    genus Simulium.

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genus_blatta

  • noun type genus of the Blattidae: cockroaches infesting buildings worldwide
    Blatta.

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america

  • noun North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
    USA; the States; U.S.A.; U.S.; United States; US; United States of America.
  • noun North America and South America and Central America

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genus_liposcelis

  • noun a genus of Psocidae
    Liposcelis.

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psithyrus

  • noun a large bee that resembles the bumblebee but lacks pollen-collecting apparatus and a worker caste
    genus Psithyrus.

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genus_polistes

  • noun a genus of Vespidae
    Polistes.

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philaenus

  • noun a genus of Cercopidae
    genus Philaenus.

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disease

  • noun an impairment of health or a condition of abnormal functioning

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genus_pagurus

  • noun type genus of the family Paguridae
    Pagurus.

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rodolia

  • noun genus of Australian ladybugs
    genus Vedalia; genus Rodolia.

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fundatrix

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genus_brachinus

  • noun bombardier beetles
    Brachinus.

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genus_chalcis

  • noun type genus of the Chalcididae
    Chalcis.

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genus_oniscus

  • noun type genus of the Oniscidae; woodlice that cannot roll into a ball
    Oniscus.

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genus_blaberus

  • noun giant cockroaches
    Blaberus.

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tachypleus

  • noun a genus of Limulidae
    genus Tachypleus.

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genus_melophagus

  • noun an arthropod genus of wingless flies including the sheep ked
    Melophagus.

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araneus

  • noun a genus of orb-weaving spiders including common garden spiders and barn spiders
    Aranea; genus Aranea; genus Araneus.

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blatta

  • noun type genus of the Blattidae: cockroaches infesting buildings worldwide
    genus Blatta.

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charles

  • noun King of France from 1560 to 1574 whose reign was dominated by his mother Catherine de Medicis (1550-1574)
    Charles IX.
  • noun King of France who began his reign with most of northern France under English control; after the intervention of Jeanne d'Arc the French were able to defeat the English and end the Hundred Years' War (1403-1461)
    Charles VII.

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genus_microcentrum

  • noun katydids
    Microcentrum.

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genus_chorizagrotis

  • noun moths whose larvae are army cutworms
    Chorizagrotis.

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north_america

  • noun a continent (the third largest) in the western hemisphere connected to South America by the Isthmus of Panama
  • noun the nations of the North American continent collectively

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genus_trialeurodes

  • noun a genus of Aleyrodidae
    Trialeurodes.

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winter

  • noun the coldest season of the year; in the northern hemisphere it extends from the winter solstice to the vernal equinox
    wintertime.
  • verb spend the winter
    overwinter.
    • We wintered on the Riviera
    • Shackleton's men overwintered on Elephant Island

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genus_phlebotomus

  • noun small bloodsucking sand flies that resemble moths
    Phlebotomus.

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genus_mastigoproctus

  • noun giant whip scorpions
    Mastigoproctus.

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epilachna

  • noun genus of ladybugs native to Mexico and Central America; both larvae and adults feed on plants
    genus Epilachna.

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genus_acanthoscelides

  • noun a genus of Bruchidae
    Acanthoscelides.

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principal

  • noun the original amount of a debt on which interest is calculated
  • noun the educator who has executive authority for a school
    head; school principal; head teacher.
    • she sent unruly pupils to see the principal

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vitis_labrusca

  • noun native grape of northeastern United States; origin of many cultivated varieties e.g. Concord grapes
    fox grape.

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genus_aspidiotus

  • noun a genus of Diaspididae
    Aspidiotus.

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noir

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genus_sialis

  • noun type genus of the Sialidae
    Sialis.

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vanessa

  • noun painted beauty and red admiral
    genus Vanessa.

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acheta

  • noun common house and field crickets
    genus Acheta.

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veronelli

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arthropod

  • noun invertebrate having jointed limbs and a segmented body with an exoskeleton made of chitin

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genus_palaemon

  • noun type genus of the family Palaemonidae; widely distributed genus
    Palaemon.

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hectare

  • noun (abbreviated `ha') a unit of surface area equal to 100 ares (or 10,000 square meters)

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genus_dendroctonus

  • noun genus of small bark beetles destructive especially to mature conifers
    Dendroctonus.

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sangiovese

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corydalus

  • noun type genus of the Corydalidae
    genus Corydalus; Corydalis; genus Corydalis.

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vigor

  • noun forceful exertion
    energy; vigour; zip.
    • he plays tennis with great energy
    • he's full of zip
  • noun active strength of body or mind
    vigour; dynamism; heartiness.

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genus_leptoglossus

  • noun leaf-footed bugs
    Leptoglossus.

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de

  • noun a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
    Diamond State; Delaware; First State.

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mantis

  • noun predacious long-bodied large-eyed insect of warm regions; rests with forelimbs raised as in prayer
    mantid.

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genus_pyrausta

  • noun moths whose larvae are corn borers
    Pyrausta.

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genus_cryptocercus

  • noun cockroaches
    Cryptocercus.

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myrmeleon

  • noun type genus of the Myrmeleontidae: antlions
    genus Myrmeleon.

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dy

  • noun a trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group; forms compounds that are highly magnetic
    dysprosium; atomic number 66.

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genus_maia

  • noun type genus of the Majidae; nearly cosmopolitan in distribution
    Maia; Maja; genus Maja.

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du

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genus_trogium

  • noun a genus of Psocidae
    Trogium.

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secondary

  • noun the defensive football players who line up behind the linemen
  • noun coil such that current is induced in it by passing a current through the primary coil
    secondary coil; secondary winding.

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genus_peripatopsis

  • noun type genus of Peripatopsidae; onychophorans of chiefly Asiatic and African tropical regions
    Peripatopsis.

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genus_anomala

  • noun genus of beetles whose grubs feed mainly on roots of plants; includes several pests of cultivated grasses
    Anomala.

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rhône

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genus_trichophaga

  • noun carpet moths
    Trichophaga.

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garcia

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fungal_infection

  • noun an inflammatory condition caused by a fungus
    mycosis.

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genus_coccus

  • noun type genus of the Coccidae

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river

  • noun a large natural stream of water (larger than a creek)
    • the river was navigable for 50 miles

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vieilles

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terrace

  • noun usually paved outdoor area adjoining a residence
    patio.
  • noun a level shelf of land interrupting a declivity (with steep slopes above and below)
    bench.

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genus_chelifer

  • noun a genus of Chelonethida
    Chelifer.

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arilus

  • noun a genus of Reduviidae
    genus Arilus.

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peripatopsis

  • noun type genus of Peripatopsidae; onychophorans of chiefly Asiatic and African tropical regions
    genus Peripatopsis.

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vine

  • noun a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface

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detection

  • noun the perception that something has occurred or some state exists
    sensing.
    • early detection can often lead to a cure
  • noun the act of detecting something; catching sight of something
    espial; spying; catching; spotting.

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pinot

  • noun any of several purple or white wine grapes used especially for Burgundies and champagnes
    Pinot grape.

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chelifer

  • noun a genus of Chelonethida
    genus Chelifer.

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defense

  • noun (military) military action or resources protecting a country against potential enemies
    defence; defensive measure.
    • they died in the defense of Stalingrad
    • they were developed for the defense program
  • noun protection from harm
    defence.
    • sanitation is the best defense against disease

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genus_termes

  • noun type genus of the Termitidae
    Termes.

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powell

  • noun United States general who was the first African American to serve as chief of staff; later served as Secretary of State under President George W. Bush (born 1937)
    Colin Powell; Colin luther Powell.
  • noun English physicist who discovered the pion (the first known meson) which is a subatomic particle involved in holding the nucleus together (1903-1969)
    Cecil Frank Powell.

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desperate

  • noun a person who is frightened and in need of help
    • they prey on the hopes of the desperate
  • adjective satellite arising from or marked by despair or loss of hope
    despairing.
    • a despairing view of the world situation
    • the last despairing plea of the condemned criminal
    • a desperate cry for help
    • helpless and desperate--as if at the end of his tether
    • her desperate screams

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seal

  • noun fastener consisting of a resinous composition that is plastic when warm; used for sealing documents and parcels and letters
    sealing wax.
  • noun a device incised to make an impression; used to secure a closing or to authenticate documents
    stamp.

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phylloxera

  • noun type genus of the Phylloxeridae: plant lice
    genus Phylloxera.

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mildew

  • noun the process of becoming mildewed
    mould; mold.
  • noun a fungus that produces a superficial (usually white) growth on organic matter

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bark

  • noun tough protective covering of the woody stems and roots of trees and other woody plants
  • noun a noise resembling the bark of a dog

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genus_eumenes

  • noun mason wasps
    Eumenes.

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catacala

  • noun moths whose larvae are cutworms: underwings
    genus Catacala.

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dysdercus

  • noun a genus of slender long-legged bugs that feed on the developing seeds of cotton and stain it
    genus Dysdercus.

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apis

  • noun type genus of the Apidae: honeybees
    genus Apis.

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subsequent

  • adjective following in time or order
    • subsequent developments

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mastigoproctus

  • noun giant whip scorpions
    genus Mastigoproctus.

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victorian

  • adjective satellite exaggeratedly proper
    puritanical; prissy; square-toed; straight-laced; straitlaced; strait-laced; tight-laced; prudish; prim; straightlaced; priggish.
    • my straitlaced Aunt Anna doesn't approve of my miniskirts
  • noun a person who lived during the reign of Victoria

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state

  • noun the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation
    province.
    • his state is in the deep south
  • noun the way something is with respect to its main attributes
    • the current state of knowledge
    • his state of health
    • in a weak financial state

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vitis_vinifera

  • noun common European grape cultivated in many varieties; chief source of Old World wine and table grapes
    vinifera; vinifera grape; common grape vine.

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sable

  • noun an artist's brush made of sable hairs
    sable brush; sable's hair pencil.
  • noun the expensive dark brown fur of the marten

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pest

  • noun a serious (sometimes fatal) infection of rodents caused by Yersinia pestis and accidentally transmitted to humans by the bite of a flea that has bitten an infected animal
    pestilence; plague; pestis.
  • noun any epidemic disease with a high death rate
    pestilence; plague.

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champagne

  • noun a white sparkling wine either produced in Champagne or resembling that produced there
    bubbly.
  • noun a region of northeastern France
    Champagne-Ardenne.

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tolerance

  • noun the power or capacity of an organism to tolerate unfavorable environmental conditions
  • noun a disposition to allow freedom of choice and behavior
    permissiveness.

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aphrophora

  • noun a genus of Cercopidae
    genus Aphrophora.

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europe

  • noun the 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia); the British use `Europe' to refer to all of the continent except the British Isles
  • noun an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members
    European Community; EC; European Economic Community; Common Market; EU; European Union; EEC.
    • he tried to take Britain into the Europen Union

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sexual

  • adjective of or relating to or characterized by sexuality
    • sexual orientation
    • sexual distinctions
  • adjective having or involving sex
    • sexual reproduction
    • sexual spores

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genus_tunga

  • noun a genus of Siphonaptera
    Tunga.

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oniscus

  • noun type genus of the Oniscidae; woodlice that cannot roll into a ball
    genus Oniscus.

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genus_musca

  • noun type genus of the Muscidae: houseflies
    Musca.

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commercial

  • noun a commercially sponsored ad on radio or television
    commercial message.
  • adjective connected with or engaged in or sponsored by or used in commerce or commercial enterprises
    • commercial trucker
    • commercial TV
    • commercial diamonds

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weak

  • adjective wanting in physical strength
    • a weak pillar
  • adjective satellite overly diluted; thin and insipid
    watery; washy.
    • washy coffee
    • watery milk
    • weak tea

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cuterebra

  • noun type genus of the Cuterebridae
    genus Cuterebra.

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trialeurodes

  • noun a genus of Aleyrodidae
    genus Trialeurodes.

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devout

  • adjective satellite deeply religious
    god-fearing.
    • a god-fearing and law-abiding people" H.L.Mencken
  • adjective satellite earnest
    dear; earnest; heartfelt.
    • one's dearest wish
    • devout wishes for their success
    • heartfelt condolences

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genus_nymphalis

  • noun type genus of the Nymphalidae: mourning cloak butterflies
    Nymphalis.

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cerapteryx

  • noun antler moths
    genus Cerapteryx.

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etna

  • noun a gas burner used in laboratories; has an air valve to regulate the mixture of gas and air
    bunsen burner; bunsen.
  • noun an inactive volcano in Sicily; last erupted in 1961; the highest volcano in Europe (10,500 feet)
    Mount Etna; Mt Etna.

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genus_lepisma

  • noun type genus of the Lepismatidae: silverfish
    Lepisma.

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genus_chirocephalus

  • noun fairy shrimp; brine shrimp
    Artemia; genus Artemia; Chirocephalus.

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climate

  • noun the weather in some location averaged over some long period of time
    clime.
    • the dank climate of southern Wales
    • plants from a cold clime travel best in winter
  • noun the prevailing psychological state
    mood.
    • the climate of opinion
    • the national mood had changed radically since the last election

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tibicen

  • noun harvest flies
    genus Tibicen.

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resistant

  • adjective satellite relating to or conferring immunity (to disease or infection)
    immune.
  • adjective satellite able to tolerate environmental conditions or physiological stress
    tolerant.
    • the plant is tolerant of saltwater
    • these fish are quite tolerant as long as extremes of pH are avoided
    • the new hybrid is more resistant to drought

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many

  • adjective a quantifier that can be used with count nouns and is often preceded by `as' or `too' or `so' or `that'; amounting to a large but indefinite number
    • many temptations
    • the temptations are many
    • a good many
    • a great many
    • many directions
    • take as many apples as you like
    • too many clouds to see
    • never saw so many people

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region

  • noun the extended spatial location of something
    part.
    • the farming regions of France
    • religions in all parts of the world
    • regions of outer space
  • noun a part of an animal that has a special function or is supplied by a given artery or nerve
    area.
    • in the abdominal region

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macrocheira

  • noun giant crabs of Japan
    genus Macrocheira.

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genus_hippodamia

  • noun genus of ladybugs
    Hippodamia.

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mayetiola

  • noun a genus of Cecidomyidae
    genus Mayetiola.

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propagation

  • noun the spreading of something (a belief or practice) into new regions
    extension.
  • noun the act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production
    generation; multiplication.

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life_cycle

  • noun a series of stages through which an organism passes between recurrences of a primary stage
  • noun the course of developmental changes in an organism from fertilized zygote to maturity when another zygote can be produced

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algonquin

One of a widely spread family of Indians, including many distinct tribes, which formerly occupied most of the northern and eastern part of North America. The name was originally applied to a group of Indian tribes north of the River St. Lawrence.

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genus_frankliniella

  • noun tobacco thrips
    Frankliniella.

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pinnotheres

  • noun type genus of the family Pinnotheridae: pea crabs
    genus Pinnotheres.

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blattella

  • noun small cockroaches
    genus Blattella.

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genus

  • noun a general kind of something
    • ignore the genus communism
  • noun (biology) taxonomic group containing one or more species

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genus_orchestia

  • noun type genus of the family Orchestiidae
    Orchestia.

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aedes

  • noun yellow-fever mosquitos
    genus Aedes.

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overview

  • noun a general summary of a subject
    • the treasurer gave a brief overview of the financial consequences

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genus_amphibolips

  • noun cynipid gall wasps, especially causing oak-apple galls
    Amphibolips.

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epidemic

  • noun a widespread outbreak of an infectious disease; many people are infected at the same time
  • adjective (especially of medicine) of disease or anything resembling a disease; attacking or affecting many individuals in a community or a population simultaneously
    • an epidemic outbreak of influenza

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saliva

  • noun a clear liquid secreted into the mouth by the salivary glands and mucous glands of the mouth; moistens the mouth and starts the digestion of starches
    spittle; spit.

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canyon

  • noun a ravine formed by a river in an area with little rainfall
    canon.

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genus_tibicen

  • noun harvest flies
    Tibicen.

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denis

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lygus

  • noun plant-sucking bugs
    genus Lygus.

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genus_dysdercus

  • noun a genus of slender long-legged bugs that feed on the developing seeds of cotton and stain it
    Dysdercus.

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nacional

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genus_cyamus

  • noun whale lice
    Cyamus.

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genus_macrodactylus

  • noun a genus of Melolonthidae
    Macrodactylus.

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expensive

  • adjective high in price or charging high prices
    • expensive clothes
    • an expensive shop

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melolontha

  • noun a genus of Melolonthidae
    genus Melolontha.

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divine

  • noun a clergyman or other person in religious orders
    cleric; ecclesiastic; churchman.
  • noun terms referring to the Judeo-Christian God
    Jehovah; Creator; God Almighty; Almighty; Lord; Maker; Godhead.

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trunk

  • noun the main stem of a tree; usually covered with bark; the bole is usually the part that is commercially useful for lumber
    bole; tree trunk.
  • noun luggage consisting of a large strong case used when traveling or for storage

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stenopelmatus

  • noun sand crickets
    genus Stenopelmatus.

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tinea

  • noun infections of the skin or nails caused by fungi and appearing as itching circular patches
    roundworm; ringworm.
  • noun type genus of the Tineidae: clothes moths
    genus Tinea.

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corydalis

  • noun a plant of the genus Corydalis with beautiful compound foliage and spurred tubular flowers
  • noun annual or perennial herbs of Himalayan China and South Africa
    genus Corydalis.

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tiny

  • adjective satellite very small
    bantam; petite; diminutive; midget; flyspeck; lilliputian.
    • diminutive in stature
    • a lilliputian chest of drawers
    • her petite figure
    • tiny feet
    • the flyspeck nation of Bahrain moved toward democracy

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genus_nomia

  • noun a genus of bee; some are important pollinators of legumes
    nomia.

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genus_culex

  • noun type genus of the Culicidae: widespread genus of mosquitoes distinguished by holding the body parallel to the resting surface
    Culex.

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genus_tineola

  • noun webbing clothes moths
    Tineola.

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genus_cuterebra

  • noun type genus of the Cuterebridae
    Cuterebra.

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weather_condition

  • noun the atmospheric conditions that comprise the state of the atmosphere in terms of temperature and wind and clouds and precipitation
    atmospheric condition; weather; conditions.
    • they were hoping for good weather
    • every day we have weather conditions and yesterday was no exception
    • the conditions were too rainy for playing in the snow

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genus_callinectes

  • noun New World blue crabs
    Callinectes.

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marry

  • verb take in marriage
    get hitched with; wed; conjoin; get married; espouse; hook up with.
  • verb perform a marriage ceremony
    tie; splice; wed.
    • The minister married us on Saturday
    • We were wed the following week
    • The couple got spliced on Hawaii

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forficula

  • noun type genus of Forficulidae
    genus Forficula.

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bombyx

  • noun type genus of the Bombycidae: Chinese silkworm moth
    genus Bombyx.

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portunus

  • noun type genus of the family Portunidae
    genus Portunus.

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genus_vanessa

  • noun painted beauty and red admiral
    Vanessa.

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life

  • noun a characteristic state or mode of living
    • social life
    • city life
    • real life
  • noun the experience of being alive; the course of human events and activities
    living.
    • he could no longer cope with the complexities of life

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modern

  • noun a contemporary person
  • noun a typeface (based on an 18th century design by Gianbattista Bodoni) distinguished by regular shape and hairline serifs and heavy downstrokes
    Bodoni font; modern font; Bodoni.

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eastern

  • adjective satellite lying toward or situated in the east
    • the eastern end of the island
  • adjective of or characteristic of eastern regions of the United States
    • the Eastern establishment

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maja

  • noun type genus of the Majidae; nearly cosmopolitan in distribution
    Maia; genus Maja; genus Maia.

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ceratitis

  • noun Mediterranean fruit flies
    genus Ceratitis.

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genus_panonychus

  • noun a genus of Tetranychidae
    Panonychus.

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apatura

  • noun large Old World butterflies
    genus Apatura.

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genus_macrocheira

  • noun giant crabs of Japan
    Macrocheira.

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genus_bemisia

  • noun sweet-potato whitefly
    Bemisia.

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spain

  • noun a parliamentary monarchy in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; a former colonial power
    Kingdom of Spain; Espana.

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applied

  • adjective concerned with concrete problems or data rather than with fundamental principles
    • applied physics
    • applied psychology
    • technical problems in medicine, engineering, economics and other applied disciplines"- Sidney Hook
  • verb put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose
    employ; apply; use; utilize; utilise.
    • use your head!
    • we only use Spanish at home
    • I can't use this tool
    • Apply a magnetic field here
    • This thinking was applied to many projects
    • How do you utilize this tool?
    • I apply this rule to get good results
    • use the plastic bags to store the food
    • He doesn't know how to use a computer

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genus_sceliphron

  • noun mud daubers
    Sceliphron.

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casa

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uca

  • noun fiddler crabs
    genus Uca.

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genus_lycosa

  • noun type genus of the family Lycosidae
    Lycosa.

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mount

  • noun a lightweight horse kept for riding only
    riding horse; saddle horse.
  • noun the act of climbing something
    climb.
    • it was a difficult climb to the top

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genus_corydalus

  • noun type genus of the Corydalidae
    Corydalis; genus Corydalis; Corydalus.

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genus_oestrus

  • noun type genus of the Oestridae: sheep botflies
    Oestrus.

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nepa

  • noun type genus of the Nepidae: typical elongate-oval water scorpions
    genus Nepa.

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phylloxeran

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pieris

  • noun decorative evergreen shrubs of woody vines
    genus Pieris.
  • noun type genus of the Pieridae
    genus Pieris.

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melophagus

  • noun an arthropod genus of wingless flies including the sheep ked
    genus Melophagus.

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flooding

  • noun a technique used in behavior therapy; client is flooded with experiences of a particular kind until becoming either averse to them or numbed to them
    implosion therapy.
  • verb fill quickly beyond capacity; as with a liquid
    flood; inundate; deluge; swamp.
    • the basement was inundated after the storm
    • The images flooded his mind

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latrodectus

  • noun venomous spiders
    genus Latrodectus.

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genus_anthidium

  • noun potter bees
    Anthidium.

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layer

  • noun single thickness of usually some homogeneous substance
    bed.
    • slices of hard-boiled egg on a bed of spinach
  • noun a relatively thin sheetlike expanse or region lying over or under another

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soil

  • noun the state of being covered with unclean things
    grease; filth; dirt; grime; grunge; stain.
  • noun the part of the earth's surface consisting of humus and disintegrated rock
    dirt.

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surface

  • noun the outer boundary of an artifact or a material layer constituting or resembling such a boundary
    • there is a special cleaner for these surfaces
    • the cloth had a pattern of red dots on a white surface
  • noun the extended two-dimensional outer boundary of a three-dimensional object
    • they skimmed over the surface of the water
    • a brush small enough to clean every dental surface
    • the sun has no distinct surface

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strain

  • noun (physics) deformation of a physical body under the action of applied forces
  • noun difficulty that causes worry or emotional tension
    stress.
    • she endured the stresses and strains of life
    • he presided over the economy during the period of the greatest stress and danger"- R.J.Samuelson

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tissue

  • noun part of an organism consisting of an aggregate of cells having a similar structure and function
  • noun a soft thin (usually translucent) paper
    tissue paper.

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phyllium

  • noun type genus of the Phyllidae
    genus Phyllium.

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genus_blattella

  • noun small cockroaches
    Blattella.

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lymantria

  • noun type genus of the Lymantriidae; a pest (Lymantria means `destroyer')
    genus Lymantria.

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concentration

  • noun the strength of a solution; number of molecules of a substance in a given volume
  • noun the spatial property of being crowded together
    compactness; tightness; denseness; density.

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genus_cancer

  • noun type genus of the family Cancridae
    Cancer.

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genus_haematobia

  • noun European genus of bloodsucking flies
    Haematobia.

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bolling

A tree from which the branches have been cut; a pollard.

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author

  • noun writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)
    writer.
  • noun someone who originates or causes or initiates something
    source; generator.
    • he was the generator of several complaints

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vintage

  • noun a season's yield of wine from a vineyard
  • noun the oldness of wines
    time of origin.

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juan

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wound

  • noun an injury to living tissue (especially an injury involving a cut or break in the skin)
    lesion.
  • noun a casualty to military personnel resulting from combat
    injury; combat injury.

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genus_scutigerella

  • noun garden centipedes
    Scutigerella.

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popillia

  • noun a genus of Scarabaeidae
    genus Popillia.

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argynnis

  • noun fritillaries
    genus Argynnis.

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complex

  • noun a conceptual whole made up of complicated and related parts
    composite.
    • the complex of shopping malls, houses, and roads created a new town
  • noun a compound described in terms of the central atom to which other atoms are bound or coordinated
    coordination compound.

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castillo

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blight

  • noun a state or condition being blighted
  • noun any plant disease resulting in withering without rotting

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atacama

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genus_epilachna

  • noun genus of ladybugs native to Mexico and Central America; both larvae and adults feed on plants
    Epilachna.

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mysis

  • noun type genus of the family Mysidae
    genus Mysis.

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genus_magicicada

  • noun seventeen-year locust
    Magicicada.

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assyrtiko

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genus_lymantria

  • noun type genus of the Lymantriidae; a pest (Lymantria means `destroyer')
    Lymantria.

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genus_mayetiola

  • noun a genus of Cecidomyidae
    Mayetiola.

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genus_phthirius

  • noun true lice: crab lice
    Phthirus; genus Phthirus; Phthirius.

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genus_alsophila

  • noun geometrid moths
    Alsophila.

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companion

  • noun a friend who is frequently in the company of another
    familiar; comrade; fellow; associate.
    • drinking companions
    • comrades in arms
  • noun a traveler who accompanies you
    fellow traveller; fellow traveler.

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riesling

  • noun white grape grown in Europe and California
  • noun fragrant dry or sweet white wine from the Rhine valley or a similar wine from California

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santorini

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homarus

  • noun type genus of the family Homaridae: common edible lobsters
    genus Homarus.

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response

  • noun a result
    • this situation developed in response to events in Africa
  • noun a bodily process occurring due to the effect of some antecedent stimulus or agent
    reaction.
    • a bad reaction to the medicine
    • his responses have slowed with age

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pyralis

  • noun type genus of the Pyralidae
    genus Pyralis.

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cultivar

  • noun a variety of a plant developed from a natural species and maintained under cultivation

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cycle

  • noun an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs
    round; rhythm.
    • the never-ending cycle of the seasons
  • noun a series of poems or songs on the same theme
    • Schubert's song cycles

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gene

  • noun (genetics) a segment of DNA that is involved in producing a polypeptide chain; it can include regions preceding and following the coding DNA as well as introns between the exons; it is considered a unit of heredity
    cistron; factor.
    • genes were formerly called factors

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reticulitermes

  • noun includes species highly destructive to structures and living trees
    genus Reticulitermes.

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genus_pseudaletia

  • noun moths whose larvae are armyworms
    Pseudaletia.

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genus_spodoptera

  • noun moths whose larvae are armyworms
    Spodoptera.

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genus_hypoderma

  • noun in some classifications considered the type genus of the family Hypodermatidae: warble flies
    Hypoderma.

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acherontia

  • noun death's-head moth
    genus Acherontia.

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genus_strymon

  • noun large and widely distributed genus of hairstreak butterflies
    Strymon.

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inachis

  • noun a genus of Nymphalidae
    genus Inachis.

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viticole

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bottle

  • noun a glass or plastic vessel used for storing drinks or other liquids; typically cylindrical without handles and with a narrow neck that can be plugged or capped
  • noun the quantity contained in a bottle
    bottleful.

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genus_chironomus

  • noun type genus of the Chironomidae
    Chironomus.

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genus_stenopelmatus

  • noun sand crickets
    Stenopelmatus.

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pyrausta

  • noun moths whose larvae are corn borers
    genus Pyrausta.

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anomala

  • noun genus of beetles whose grubs feed mainly on roots of plants; includes several pests of cultivated grasses
    genus Anomala.

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aroma

  • noun any property detected by the olfactory system
    scent; odor; odour; olfactory property; smell.
  • noun a distinctive odor that is pleasant
    perfume; scent; fragrance.

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volcanic

  • adjective relating to or produced by or consisting of volcanoes
    • volcanic steam
    • volcanic islands such as Iceland
    • a volcanic cone is a conical mountain or hill built up of material from volcanic eruptions
  • adjective satellite explosively unstable
    • a volcanic temper

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replant

  • verb plant again or anew
    • They replanted the land
    • He replanted the seedlings

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eacles

  • noun imperial moths
    genus Eacles.

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argyrotaenia

  • noun orange tortrix
    genus Argyrotaenia.

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alternative

  • noun one of a number of things from which only one can be chosen
    option; choice.
    • what option did I have?
    • there no other alternative
    • my only choice is to refuse
  • adjective satellite serving or used in place of another
    alternate; substitute.
    • an alternative plan

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continent

  • noun one of the large landmasses of the earth
    • there are seven continents
    • pioneers had to cross the continent on foot
  • noun the European mainland
    • Englishmen like to visit the Continent but they wouldn't like to live there

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1800s

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genus_caprella

  • noun skeleton shrimp
    Caprella.

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genus_gelechia

  • noun type genus of the Gelechiidae: pink bollworms
    Gelechia.

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genus_galleria

  • noun a genus of Pyralidae
    Galleria.

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genus_polyergus

  • noun Amazon ants
    Polyergus.

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genus_nepa

  • noun type genus of the Nepidae: typical elongate-oval water scorpions
    Nepa.

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crack

  • noun a long narrow opening
    crevice; cleft; scissure; fissure.
  • noun a narrow opening
    gap.
    • he opened the window a crack

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genus_phylloxera

  • noun type genus of the Phylloxeridae: plant lice
    Phylloxera.

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pineus

  • noun a genus of Adelgidae
    genus Pineus.

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hybridization

  • noun (genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids
    cross; crossbreeding; crossing; hybridizing; hybridisation; interbreeding.

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genus_squilla

  • noun type genus of the family Squillidae

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genus_eacles

  • noun imperial moths
    Eacles.

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genus_monomorium

  • noun a genus of Formicidae
    Monomorium.

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australia

  • noun a nation occupying the whole of the Australian continent; Aboriginal tribes are thought to have migrated from southeastern Asia 20,000 years ago; first Europeans were British convicts sent there as a penal colony
    Commonwealth of Australia.
  • noun the smallest continent; between the South Pacific and the Indian Ocean

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genus_aphis

  • noun type genus of the Aphididae: injurious to fruit trees and vegetables
    Aphis.

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ovalipes

  • noun a genus of Portunidae
    genus Ovalipes.

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genus_pinnotheres

  • noun type genus of the family Pinnotheridae: pea crabs
    Pinnotheres.

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genus_actias

  • noun luna moths
    Actias.

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world

  • noun everything that exists anywhere
    universe; creation; macrocosm; existence; cosmos.
    • they study the evolution of the universe
    • the biggest tree in existence
  • noun people in general; especially a distinctive group of people with some shared interest
    domain.
    • the Western world

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strymon

  • noun large and widely distributed genus of hairstreak butterflies
    genus Strymon.

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pagurus

  • noun type genus of the family Paguridae
    genus Pagurus.

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polygonia

  • noun comma butterflies
    genus Polygonia.

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genus_adalia

  • noun genus of ladybugs
    Adalia.

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genus_pseudococcus

  • noun type genus of the Pseudococcidae
    Pseudococcus.

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mastotermes

  • noun primitive genus of termites; mostly extinct; sometimes considered the most primitive Isoptera
    genus Mastotermes.

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progres

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oestrus

  • noun applies to nonhuman mammals: a state or period of heightened sexual arousal and activity
    estrus; heat; rut.
  • noun type genus of the Oestridae: sheep botflies
    genus Oestrus.

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corixa

  • noun type genus of the Corixidae: boat bugs
    genus Corixa.

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parasite

  • noun an animal or plant that lives in or on a host (another animal or plant); it obtains nourishment from the host without benefiting or killing the host
  • noun a follower who hangs around a host (without benefit to the host) in hope of gain or advantage
    sponge; sponger; leech.

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daphnia

  • noun minute freshwater crustacean having a round body enclosed in a transparent shell; moves about like a flea by means of hairy branched antennae
    water flea.

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dactylopius

  • noun type genus of the Dactylopiidae
    genus Dactylopius.

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poecilocapsus

  • noun a genus of Miridae
    genus Poecilocapsus.

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trombicula

  • noun type genus of the family Trombiculidae
    genus Trombicula.

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popular

  • adjective regarded with great favor, approval, or affection especially by the general public
    • a popular tourist attraction
    • a popular girl
    • cabbage patch dolls are no longer popular
  • adjective satellite carried on by or for the people (or citizens) at large
    • the popular vote
    • popular representation
    • institutions of popular government

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page

  • noun one side of one leaf (of a book or magazine or newspaper or letter etc.) or the written or pictorial matter it contains
  • noun English industrialist who pioneered in the design and manufacture of aircraft (1885-1962)
    Sir Frederick Handley Page.

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arthropod_genus

  • noun a genus of arthropods

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genus_ceratitis

  • noun Mediterranean fruit flies
    Ceratitis.

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anagasta

  • noun moth whose larvae are flour moths
    genus Anagasta.

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use

  • noun the act of using
    utilization; utilisation; usage; employment; exercise.
    • he warned against the use of narcotic drugs
    • skilled in the utilization of computers
  • noun what something is used for
    function; role; purpose.
    • the function of an auger is to bore holes
    • ballet is beautiful but what use is it?

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genus_phyllium

  • noun type genus of the Phyllidae
    Phyllium.

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village

  • noun a community of people smaller than a town
    settlement; small town.
  • noun a settlement smaller than a town
    hamlet.

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pacific

  • adjective satellite disposed to peace or of a peaceful nature
    peaceable.
    • the pacific temper seeks to settle disputes on grounds of justice rather than by force
    • a quiet and peaceable person
    • in a peaceable and orderly manner
  • noun the largest ocean in the world
    Pacific Ocean.

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phthorimaea

  • noun potato moths
    genus Phthorimaea.

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genus_menopon

  • noun chicken lice
    Menopon.

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dermatobia

  • noun larvae live under the skin of domestic mammals and humans
    genus Dermatobia.

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pulex

  • noun type genus of the Pulicidae
    genus Pulex.

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pale

  • noun a wooden strip forming part of a fence
    picket.
  • verb turn pale, as if in fear
    blanch; blench.

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parcel

  • noun a wrapped container
    package.
  • noun the allotment of some amount by dividing something
    portion; share.
    • death gets more than its share of attention from theologians

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genus_psithyrus

  • noun a large bee that resembles the bumblebee but lacks pollen-collecting apparatus and a worker caste
    Psithyrus.

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southeastern

  • adjective satellite situated in or oriented toward the southeast
    southeast; southeasterly.
  • adjective satellite of a region of the United States generally including Alabama; Georgia; Florida; Tennessee; South Carolina; North Carolina

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pseudaletia

  • noun moths whose larvae are armyworms
    genus Pseudaletia.

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leaf

  • noun the main organ of photosynthesis and transpiration in higher plants
    foliage; leafage.
  • noun a sheet of any written or printed material (especially in a manuscript or book)
    folio.

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tineola

  • noun webbing clothes moths
    genus Tineola.

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genus_portunus

  • noun type genus of the family Portunidae
    Portunus.

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genus_lucilia

  • noun greenbottle flies
    Lucilia.

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family_phylloxeridae

  • noun plant lice
    Phylloxeridae.

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kerin

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genus_geophilus

  • noun type genus of the Geophilidae: a cosmopolitan genus of centipedes sometimes called earwigs
    Geophilus.

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genus_cicada

  • noun type genus of the Cicadidae: cicadas

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cambarus

  • noun a genus of Astacidae
    genus Cambarus.

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genus_phalangium

  • noun type genus of the family Phalangiidae
    Phalangium.

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genus_mysis

  • noun type genus of the family Mysidae
    Mysis.

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culex

  • noun type genus of the Culicidae: widespread genus of mosquitoes distinguished by holding the body parallel to the resting surface
    genus Culex.

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grafting

  • noun the act of grafting something onto something else
    graft.
  • verb cause to grow together parts from different plants
    ingraft; engraft; graft.
    • graft the cherry tree branch onto the plum tree

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biology

  • noun the science that studies living organisms
    biological science.
  • noun characteristic life processes and phenomena of living organisms
    • the biology of viruses

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nourishment

  • noun a source of materials to nourish the body
    nutrition; alimentation; aliment; nutriment; sustenance; victuals.
  • noun the act of nourishing
    • her nourishment of the orphans saved many lives

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genus_simulium

  • noun type genus of the Simuliidae: blackflies
    Simulium.

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genus_camponotus

  • noun carpenter ants
    Camponotus.

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tribolium

  • noun flour beetles
    genus Tribolium.

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gerris

  • noun type genus of the Gerrididae
    genus Gerris.

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pressure

  • noun the force applied to a unit area of surface; measured in pascals (SI unit) or in dynes (cgs unit)
    pressure level; force per unit area.
    • the compressed gas exerts an increased pressure
  • noun a force that compels
    • the public brought pressure to bear on the government

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fabled

  • adjective satellite celebrated in fable or legend
    legendary.
    • the fabled Paul Bunyan and his blue ox
    • legendary exploits of Jesse James

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genus_myrmecia

  • noun bulldog ants
    Myrmecia.

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φύλλον

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hippodamia

  • noun genus of ladybugs
    genus Hippodamia.

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chilean

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Chile
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Chile or its people
    • Chilean volcanoes

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genus_cimex

  • noun type genus of the Cimicidae: bedbugs
    Cimex.

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rare

  • adjective satellite not widely known; especially valued for its uncommonness
    • a rare word
    • rare books
  • adjective satellite recurring only at long intervals
    • a rare appearance
    • total eclipses are rare events

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chirocephalus

  • noun fairy shrimp; brine shrimp
    genus Chirocephalus; Artemia; genus Artemia.

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kevin

(Naut.) A strong cleat to which large ropes are belayed.

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most

  • adjective (superlative of `many' used with count nouns and often preceded by `the') quantifier meaning the greatest in number
    • who has the most apples?
    • most people like eggs
    • most fishes have fins
  • adjective the superlative of `much' that can be used with mass nouns and is usually preceded by `the'; a quantifier meaning the greatest in amount or extent or degree
    • made the most money he could
    • what attracts the most attention?
    • made the most of a bad deal

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genus_dactylopius

  • noun type genus of the Dactylopiidae
    Dactylopius.

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island

  • noun a land mass (smaller than a continent) that is surrounded by water
  • noun a zone or area resembling an island

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industry

  • noun the people or companies engaged in a particular kind of commercial enterprise
    • each industry has its own trade publications
  • noun the organized action of making of goods and services for sale
    manufacture.
    • American industry is making increased use of computers to control production

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genus_aranea

  • noun a genus of orb-weaving spiders including common garden spiders and barn spiders
    Aranea; Araneus; genus Araneus.

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anabrus

  • noun a genus of Tettigoniidae
    genus Anabrus.

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genus_vespa

  • noun type genus of the Vespidae: various hornets and yellow jackets
    Vespa.

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genus_bruchus

  • noun type genus of the Bruchidae
    Bruchus.

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andes

  • noun a mountain range in South America running 5000 miles along the Pacific coast

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desperate_measure

  • noun desperate actions taken as a means to an end
    • he had to resort to desperate measures

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genus_hyalophora

  • noun American silkworm moth
    Hyalophora.

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adelges

  • noun type genus of the Adelgidae: plant lice
    genus Adelges.

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genus_argyrotaenia

  • noun orange tortrix
    Argyrotaenia.

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significant

  • adjective important in effect or meaning
    important.
    • a significant change in tax laws
    • a significant change in the Constitution
    • a significant contribution
    • significant details
    • statistically significant
  • adjective satellite fairly large
    substantial.
    • won by a substantial margin

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praunus

  • noun a genus of Mysidae
    genus Praunus.

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guard

  • noun a person who keeps watch over something or someone
  • noun the person who plays that position on a football team
    • the left guard was injured on the play

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genus_heliothis

  • noun a genus of Noctuidae
    Heliothis.

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genus_sitophylus

  • noun a genus of Bruchidae
    Sitophylus.

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genus_argynnis

  • noun fritillaries
    Argynnis.

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weather

  • noun the atmospheric conditions that comprise the state of the atmosphere in terms of temperature and wind and clouds and precipitation
    atmospheric condition; conditions; weather condition.
    • they were hoping for good weather
    • every day we have weather conditions and yesterday was no exception
    • the conditions were too rainy for playing in the snow
  • verb face and withstand with courage
    brave out; brave; endure.
    • She braved the elements

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genus_gasterophilus

  • noun type genus of the Gasterophilidae: horse botflies
    Gasterophilus.

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female

  • noun an animal that produces gametes (ova) that can be fertilized by male gametes (spermatozoa)
  • noun a person who belongs to the sex that can have babies
    female person.

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canal

  • noun (astronomy) an indistinct surface feature of Mars once thought to be a system of channels; they are now believed to be an optical illusion
  • noun a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance
    duct; epithelial duct; channel.
    • the tear duct was obstructed
    • the alimentary canal
    • poison is released through a channel in the snake's fangs

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tenth

  • noun a tenth part; one part in ten equal parts
    ten percent; tenth part; one-tenth.
  • noun position ten in a countable series of things

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malacosoma

  • noun tent caterpillars
    genus Malacosoma.

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genus_cyclops

  • noun copepod water fleas

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vignes

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area

  • noun a particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography)
    country.
    • it was a mountainous area
    • Bible country
  • noun a subject of study
    • it was his area of specialization
    • areas of interest include...

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grapevine

  • noun gossip spread by spoken communication
    word of mouth; pipeline.
    • the news of their affair was spread by word of mouth
  • noun any of numerous woody vines of genus Vitis bearing clusters of edible berries
    grape; grape vine.

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genus_apatura

  • noun large Old World butterflies
    Apatura.

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genetic

  • adjective satellite occurring among members of a family usually by heredity
    transmissible; familial; hereditary; transmitted; inherited.
    • an inherited disease
    • familial traits
    • genetically transmitted features
  • adjective of or relating to or produced by or being a gene
    genetical; genic.
    • genic combinations
    • genetic code

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genus_argiope

  • noun the type genus of Argiopidae; small genus of orb-weaving spiders
    Argiope.

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genus_vedalia

  • noun genus of Australian ladybugs
    Rodolia; genus Rodolia.

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secretion

  • noun the organic process of synthesizing and releasing some substance
    secernment.
  • noun a functionally specialized substance (especially one that is not a waste) released from a gland or cell

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menopon

  • noun chicken lice
    genus Menopon.

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breeding

  • noun elegance by virtue of fineness of manner and expression
    gentility; genteelness.
  • noun the result of good upbringing (especially knowledge of correct social behavior)
    training; education.
    • a woman of breeding and refinement

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cimex

  • noun type genus of the Cimicidae: bedbugs
    genus Cimex.

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genus_anabrus

  • noun a genus of Tettigoniidae
    Anabrus.

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agricole

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vespa

  • noun type genus of the Vespidae: various hornets and yellow jackets
    genus Vespa.

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genus_plicatoperipatus

  • noun a genus of Peripatidae
    Plicatoperipatus.

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north

  • noun the cardinal compass point that is at 0 or 360 degrees
    northward; due north; N.
  • noun the region of the United States lying to the north of the Mason-Dixon line

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form

  • noun the phonological or orthographic sound or appearance of a word that can be used to describe or identify something
    descriptor; word form; signifier.
    • the inflected forms of a word can be represented by a stem and a list of inflections to be attached
  • noun a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality
    sort; kind; variety.
    • sculpture is a form of art
    • what kinds of desserts are there?

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genus_dermacentor

  • noun vectors of important diseases of man and animals
    Dermacentor.

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genus_homona

  • noun tea tortrix
    Homona.

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failure

  • noun an act that fails
    • his failure to pass the test
  • noun an event that does not accomplish its intended purpose
    • the surprise party was a complete failure

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cyclops

  • noun (Greek mythology) one of a race of giants having a single eye in the middle of their forehead
  • noun minute free-swimming freshwater copepod having a large median eye and pear-shaped body and long antennae used in swimming; important in some food chains and as intermediate hosts of parasitic worms that affect man e.g. Guinea worms
    water flea.

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palinurus

  • noun type genus of the family Palinuridae
    genus Palinurus.

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genus_ctenocephalides

  • noun an arthropod genus of fleas
    Ctenocephalides.

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genus_corixa

  • noun type genus of the Corixidae: boat bugs
    Corixa.

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genus_kalotermes

  • noun type genus of Kalotermitidae; termites destructive of wood and living trees
    Kalotermes.

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manduca

  • noun moths whose larvae are tobacco hornworms or tomato hornworms
    genus Manduca.

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genus_melolontha

  • noun a genus of Melolonthidae
    Melolontha.

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trogium

  • noun a genus of Psocidae
    genus Trogium.

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ecosystem

  • noun a system formed by the interaction of a community of organisms with their physical environment

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genus_ixodes

  • noun type genus of the family Ixodidae
    Ixodes.

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amphibolips

  • noun cynipid gall wasps, especially causing oak-apple galls
    genus Amphibolips.

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accustomed

  • adjective (often followed by `to') in the habit of or adapted to
    • accustomed to doing her own work
    • I've grown accustomed to her face
  • verb make psychologically or physically used (to something)
    habituate; accustom.
    • She became habituated to the background music

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genus_sciara

  • noun type genus of the Sciaridae: fungus gnat

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winery

  • noun distillery where wine is made
    wine maker.

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monochamus

  • noun sawyer beetles
    genus Monochamus.

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lepisma

  • noun type genus of the Lepismatidae: silverfish
    genus Lepisma.

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genus_uca

  • noun fiddler crabs
    Uca.

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genus_polygonia

  • noun comma butterflies
    Polygonia.

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genus_peripatus

  • noun type genus of Peripatidae; onychophorans of chiefly New World tropical regions

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montpellier

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palate

  • noun the upper surface of the mouth that separates the oral and nasal cavities
    roof of the mouth.

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armadillidium

  • noun type genus of the Armadillidiidae
    genus Armadillidium.

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