Corrodentia

noun
an order of insects: includes booklice and bark-lice
Hypernyms: ↑animal order
Member Holonyms: ↑Insecta, ↑class Insecta, ↑Hexapoda, ↑class Hexapoda

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\\ˌkȯrəˈdenchēə\ noun plural
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Latin neuter plural of corrodent-, corrodens
: an order of small soft-bodied insects having chewing mouthparts and either two pairs of wings held over the back like a roof or no wings at all, the best-known members of the order being the book lice

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Corrodentia /ko-rə-denˈshyə/ plural noun
The Psocoptera, or booklice, etc
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Main Entry:corrode

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  • class Hexapoda — noun insects; about five sixths of all known animal species • Syn: ↑Insecta, ↑class Insecta, ↑Hexapoda • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Arthropoda, ↑phylum Arthropoda …   Useful english dictionary

  • class Insecta — noun insects; about five sixths of all known animal species • Syn: ↑Insecta, ↑Hexapoda, ↑class Hexapoda • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Arthropoda, ↑phylum Arthropoda …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Atropidae — noun booklice • Syn: ↑Atropidae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Psocoptera, ↑order Psocoptera, ↑Corrodentia, ↑order Corrodentia …   Useful english dictionary

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