any of numerous, usually brightly colored beetles, as of the families Malachiidae and Dasytidae, that live on flowers and are predaceous on other insects.
any of certain scarabaeid beetles of the subfamily Cetoniinae that feed on pollen.
noun 1. a box used for growing decorative plants in or around the home, often attached to a window ledge.
noun 1. See under 1 (def 1a). [buhd] /bʌd/ noun 1. Botany. 2. Zoology. (in certain animals of low organization) a prominence that develops into a new individual, sometimes permanently attached to the parent and sometimes becoming detached; gemma. 3. Mycology. a small, rounded outgrowth produced from a fungus spore or cell by a process […]
noun 1. any of several bugs of the family Anthocoridae that live on flowers and are predaceous on aphids and other small insects. noun 1. any of a number of bugs of the family Cimicidae, related to the debris bugs but frequenting flowers and feeding on the small insects found there
noun 1. (especially in the 1960s) a young person, especially a hippie, rejecting conventional society and advocating love, peace, and simple, idealistic values. noun phrase A member of the hippie movement or counterculture, who typically advocated love, peace, and nonviolence: a caricature of a London flower child who is about as interesting as a boiled […]