plural noun Rhyn·choph·o·ra \riŋˈkäfərə\

Definition of Rhynchophora

  1. :  a large and economically important group of beetles consisting of the weevils that usually have the head more or less prolonged in front to form a snout


adjective or noun


\ˈriŋkəˌfō(ə)r\ noun, plural


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Origin and Etymology of rhynchophora

New Latin, from rhynch- + -phora

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a brief usually trivial fact

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