genus Armadillidium

noun
type genus of the Armadillidiidae
Syn: ↑Armadillidium
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Armadillidiidae, ↑family Armadillidiidae
Member Meronyms: ↑pill bug

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  • Armadillidium — noun type genus of the Armadillidiidae • Syn: ↑genus Armadillidium • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Armadillidiidae, ↑family Armadillidiidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • arthropod genus — noun a genus of arthropods • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Phalangium, ↑genus Phalangium, ↑Chelifer, ↑genus Chelifer, ↑Mastigoproctus, ↑genus Mastigoproctus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Armadillidiidae — noun pill bugs • Syn: ↑family Armadillidiidae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Isopoda, ↑order Isopoda • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pill bug — noun small terrestrial isopod with a convex segmented body that can roll up into a ball • Hypernyms: ↑woodlouse, ↑slater • Member Holonyms: ↑Armadillidium, ↑genus Armadillidium * * * noun : wood louse 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Armadillidiidae — noun pill bugs • Syn: ↑Armadillidiidae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Isopoda, ↑order Isopoda • Member Meronyms: ↑A …   Useful english dictionary

  • pillbug — pill bug n. In both senses also called slater, wood louse, also called regionally doodlebug. 1. A small terrestrial isopod crustacean of the genus Armadillidium closely related to the sow bug and having a convex, segmented, flexible body enabling …   Universalium

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