Amphibolips

noun Am·phib·o·lips \amˈfibəˌlips\

Definition of Amphibolips

  1. :  a genus of gall wasps including forms responsible for many of the large oak-apple galls

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Origin and Etymology of amphibolips

New Latin, from Greek amphibolos ambiguous, doubtful + ips woodworm — more at amphibole


First Known Use: 1866


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