plural noun
Men·​o·​rhyn·​cha | \ ˌmenə riŋkə \

Definition of Menorhyncha

: a division of insects including those which take food by suction in both the larval and adult stages

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Other Words from Menorhyncha

menorhynchous \ ¦menə¦riŋkəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Menorhyncha

New Latin, from meno- entry 2 + -rhyncha (from Greek rhynchos snout)

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“Menorhyncha.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Feb. 2020.

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