plural noun Coc·coi·dea \käˈkȯidēə\

Definition of Coccoidea

  1. :  a superfamily of Hemiptera including scales and mealybugs and being equivalent to Coccidae in the broadest sense

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Origin and Etymology of coccoidea

New Latin, from cocc- + -oidea

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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