hemipteran

noun
he·mip·ter·an | \ hi-ˈmip-tə-rən \

Definition of hemipteran 

: any of a large order (Hemiptera) of hemimetabolous insects (such as the true bugs) that have hemelytra and mouthparts adapted to piercing and sucking

Other words from hemipteran

hemipterous \hi-ˈmip-tə-rəs \ adjective

First Known Use of hemipteran

circa 1864, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for hemipteran

ultimately from Greek hēmi- + pteron wing — more at feather

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