It·o·nid·idae \ˌitəˈnitəˌdē\

Definition of Itonididae

  1. taxonomic synonym of cecidomyiidae

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Origin and Etymology of itonididae

New Latin, from Itonida, genus of gall midges (probably from Latin, title of the goddess Minerva, irregular from Greek Itōnid-, Itōnis, title of the goddess Athena) + -idae

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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