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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An order of insects: includes booklice and bark-lice.

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  • Colonization of the Krakatau Islands by Psocoptera (Insecta).
  • There are still others including dust lice (Psocoptera) which cause little damage to stored produce but may become a hygienic problem if they occur in large numbers.
  • Corrodentia: an ordinal term meaning gnawers: net-veined or wingless: mandibulate, mouth formed for gnawing; transformation incomplete; thorax incompletely agglutinated: =...
  • Invertebrate stocks that colonized Ascension underwent a variety of evolutionary changes including phyletic evolution leading to endemic status, adaptation to subterranean life... for more
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