family Bruchidae

noun
seed beetles
Syn: ↑Bruchidae
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Coleoptera, ↑order Coleoptera
Member Meronyms:

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  • Bruchidae — Bruchinae Bruchinae …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bruchidae — noun seed beetles • Syn: ↑family Bruchidae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Coleoptera, ↑order Coleoptera • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • arthropod family — noun any of the arthropods • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑Phalangiidae, ↑family Phalangiidae, ↑Argiopidae, ↑family Argiopidae, ↑orb weaver, ↑Theridiidae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bruchinae — Bruchinae …   Wikipédia en Français

  • coleopteran — /koh lee op teuhr euhn, kol ee /, adj. 1. belonging or pertaining to the order Coleoptera. n. 2. a beetle. [1840 50; COLEOPTER(A) + AN] * * * ▪ insect Introduction   any member of the insect order Coleoptera, consisting of the beetles and weevils …   Universalium

  • Acanthoscelides — noun a genus of Bruchidae • Syn: ↑genus Acanthoscelides • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Bruchidae, ↑family Bruchidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • bruchid — I. ˈbrükə̇d adjective Etymology: New Latin Bruchidae : of or relating to the family Bruchidae II. noun ( s) : a beetle of the family Bruchidae * * * bruchid /brooˈkid/ adjective and …   Useful english dictionary

  • Coleoptera — noun beetles • Syn: ↑order Coleoptera • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Insecta, ↑class Insecta, ↑Hexapoda, ↑class Hexapoda …   Useful english dictionary

  • order Coleoptera — noun beetles • Syn: ↑Coleoptera • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Insecta, ↑class Insecta, ↑Hexapoda, ↑class Hexapoda …   Useful english dictionary

  • seed beetle — noun a small beetle that infests the seeds of legumes • Syn: ↑seed weevil • Hypernyms: ↑weevil • Hyponyms: ↑pea weevil, ↑Bruchus pisorum, ↑bean weevil, ↑Acanthoscelides obtect …   Useful english dictionary

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