Medical Dictionary

Heteroptera

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noun plural Het·er·op·tera \ˌhet-ə-ˈräp-tə-rə\

Medical Definition of Heteroptera

  1. :  a suborder of Hemiptera or sometimes a separate order comprising the true bugs—compare homoptera

heteropterous

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