noun An·dri·cus \anˈdrīkəs\

Definition of Andricus

  1. :  a genus of cynipid gall wasps chiefly affecting various oaks

Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:

  • 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Origin and Etymology of andricus

New Latin

First Known Use: 1861

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Andricus? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


feeling or affected by lethargy

Get Word of the Day daily email!