Online dictionaryOnline dictionary
Synonyms, antonyms, pronunciation

English Dictionary      examples: 'day', 'get rid of', 'New York Bay'

Dipterous insect   Listen
Dipterous insect

Insects having usually a single pair of functional wings (anterior pair) with the posterior pair reduced to small knobbed structures and mouth parts adapted for sucking or lapping or piercing.  Synonyms: dipteran, dipteron, two-winged insects.

WordNet 3.0 © 2010 Princeton University

Advanced search
     Find words:
Starting with
Ending with
Matching a pattern  

Words linked to  

only single words

Share |
Add this dictionary
to your browser search bar

Words linked to "Dipterous insect" :   balancer, fruit fly, fly, robber fly, haltere, gall midge, mosquito, gnat, halter, gallfly, sciara, fungus gnat, louse fly, order Diptera, pomace fly, Diptera, hippoboscid, gall gnat, two-winged insects, sciarid, crane fly, bee killer, daddy longlegs, insect

Copyright © 2022 Dictionary