rhynchote

adjective
rhyn·chote | \ ˈriŋˌkōt \
variants: or rhynchotal \(ˈ)riŋ¦kōtᵊl \ or rhynchotous \-təs \

Definition of rhynchote 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the Hemiptera

rhynchote

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of rhynchote (Entry 2 of 2)

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History and Etymology for rhynchote

Adjective

rhynchote from New Latin Rhynchota; rhynchotal, rhynchotous from New Latin Rhynchota + English -al or -ous

Noun

New Latin Rhynchota

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