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[hi-mip-ter-uh n] /hɪˈmɪp tər ən/

Also, hemipteron
[hi-mip-tuh-ron] /hɪˈmɪp təˌrɒn/ (Show IPA). a true bug; a insect.
Also called hemipteron (hɪˈmɪptəˌrɒn). any hemipterous insect
another word for hemipterous
Any of various insects of the order Hemiptera, having biting or sucking mouthparts and two pairs of wings. Hemipterans include the leafhoppers, treehoppers, cicadas, aphids, scales, and true bugs.


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