Definition of Orthopterans

1. Noun. (plural of orthopteran) ¹



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Definition of Orthopterans

1. orthopteran [n] - See also: orthopteran

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Orthopterans

orthopoda
orthopods
orthopositronium
orthopoxvirus
orthopoxviruses
orthoprax
orthopraxy
orthoprosthesis
orthopsychiatric
orthopsychiatrist
orthopsychiatrists
orthopsychiatry
orthopter
orthoptera
orthopteran
orthopterans (current term)
orthopterist
orthopterists
orthopteroid
orthopteroids
orthopteron
orthopterous
orthopterous insect
orthopters
orthoptic
orthoptics
orthoptist
orthopyroxene
orthopyroxenes
orthopædia

Literary usage of Orthopterans

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1. Biological Bulletin by Marine Biological Laboratory (Woods Hole, Mass.) (1916)
"... the prophase of the orthopterans described by McClung ("14.). Among the opened out loops, there are many modifications. The most striking one is the ..."

2. An Introduction to Cytology by Lester Whyland Sharp (1921)
"... in certain orthopterans studied by them. Figure 96 illustrates the origin of chromosome tetrads of five characteristic types by the two prominent modes ..."

3. Nature Sketches in Temperate America: A Series of Sketches and a Popular by Joseph Lane Hancock (1911)
"The appellation "Quaker," given to this species, is in allusion to the crackling sound made by these orthopterans. It was first described by Fabricius, ..."

4. Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal, Exhibiting a View of the Progressive by Robert Jameson, Sir William Jardine, Henry D Rogers (1856)
"We see, then, that the present opinion is, that the orthopterans pass the larval phase of their existence in the egg,—that they pass their pupa state in an ..."

5. Proceedings of the Royal Physical Society of Edinburgh by Royal Physical Society of Edinburgh (1858)
"We see, then, that the present opinion ÍH, that the orthopterans pass the larval phase of their existence in the egg,—that they pass their pupa state in an ..."

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