sisten

noun
sis·​ten | \ ˈsiˌsten \
variants: or sistens \ -​nz \
plural sistens\ -​nz \ or sistentes\ sə̇ˈstent‧(ˌ)ēz \

Definition of sisten

: a wingless parthenogenetic form of a plant louse

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History and Etymology for sisten

New Latin sistent-, sistens, from Latin, present participle of sistere to stand still, cause to stand

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“Sisten.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sisten. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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