sisten

noun sis·ten \ˈsiˌsten\
variants: or

sistens

\-nz\

Definition of sisten

plural

sistens

\-nz\ or

sistentes

\sə̇ˈstent‧(ˌ)ēz\
  1. :  a wingless parthenogenetic form of a plant louse

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Origin and Etymology of sisten

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


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