Definition of Hymenopterous

1. Adjective. Of or relating to insects of the order Hymenoptera.

Partainyms: Hymenoptera
Derivative terms: Hymenoptera



Definition of Hymenopterous

1. Adjective. Describing insects of the order ''Hymenoptera''; hymenopteran ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Hymenopterous

1. [adj]

Medical Definition of Hymenopterous

1. Like, or characteristic of, the Hymenoptera; pertaining to the Hymenoptera. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hymenopterous

hymenolepis
hymenology
hymenomycetes
hymenophoral trama
hymenophore
hymenophores
hymenoplasties
hymenoplasty
hymenopter
hymenoptera
hymenopteral
hymenopteran
hymenopterans
hymenopteron
hymenopterons
hymenopterous (current term)
hymenopterous insect
hymenopters
hymenorrhaphies
hymenostomatida
hymenotomy
hymens
hymen├Žal
hymie
hymies
hymn
hymn-book
hymnal
hymnally

Literary usage of Hymenopterous

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Annals and Magazine of Natural History by William Jardine (1868)
"Such a genus is the hymenopterous genus Polistes, represented in the whole of Europe, in Algeria, and in the western part of Asia by four species (three of ..."

2. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences by California Academy of Sciences (1920)
"A New Species of the hymenopterous Genus Morton Wheeler. (Issued June 16,1919.) Scleroderma from the Galapagos Islands. By Charles T. Brues. ..."

3. Journal of the New York Entomological Society by New York Entomological Society (1903)
"... so that other new species are to be expected and will undoubtedly be added to the list. TWO NEW hymenopterous PARASITES. BY WILLIAM H. ASHMEAD, MA, ..."

4. The Entomologist's Monthly Magazine by Nathaniel Lloyd and Company (1902)
"Unlike most hymenopterous parasites they emerge sometimes before their host is full fed. This species has been bred from ..."

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