[pir-uh-lid] /ˈpɪr ə lɪd/
any of numerous slender-bodied moths of the family Pyralidae, having elongated triangular forewings, and in the larval phase including many crop pests.
belonging or pertaining to the family Pyralidae.
any moth of the mostly tropical family Pyralidae, typically having narrow forewings and broad fringed hind wings: includes the bee moths and the corn borer
of, relating to, or belonging to the family Pyralidae
[pir-uh-mid] /ˈpɪr ə mɪd/ noun 1. Architecture. 2. anything of such form. 3. a number of persons or things arranged or heaped up in this manner: a pyramid of acrobats; a pyramid of boxes. 4. a system or structure resembling a pyramid, as in hierarchical form. 5. Geometry. a solid having a polygonal base, and […]
[pi-ram-i-dl] /pɪˈræm ɪ dl/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or shaped like a : the pyramidal form. 2. of the nature of a ; pyramidlike.
- Pyramidal bone
pyramidal bone n. See triquetrum bone.
- Pyramidal cataract
pyramidal cataract n. A cone-shaped anterior polar cataract.