family Belostomatidae

noun
water bugs
Syn: ↑Belostomatidae
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Heteroptera, ↑suborder Heteroptera
Member Meronyms: ↑giant water bug

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  • giant water bug — noun large water bug with piercing and sucking mouthparts; feeds on young fishes • Hypernyms: ↑water bug • Member Holonyms: ↑Belostomatidae, ↑family Belostomatidae * * * noun : any of several very large aquatic bugs (family Belostomatidae) having …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Heteroptera — noun true bugs • Syn: ↑suborder Heteroptera • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Hemiptera, ↑order Hemiptera • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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