noun pseu·do·gyne \ˈsüdōˌjīn\

Definition of pseudogyne



  1. 1 :  an insect (as an aphid) that reproduces parthenogenetically

  2. 2 :  an abnormal form of worker ant with a well-developed body approaching that of the fertile female especially in the shape of the thorax


\(ˈ)sü¦däjənəs\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of pseudogyne

International Scientific Vocabulary pseud- + -gyne

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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