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Aphis meaning in English

Meaning of Aphis in English

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1. aphis, genus aphis

type genus of the Aphididae: injurious to fruit trees and vegetables

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nounWord forms: plural aphides (ˈeɪfɪˌdiːz )
any of various aphids constituting the genus Aphis, such as the blackfly
any other aphid

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nounWord forms: plural ˈaphides (ˈæfəˌdiz ; afˈədēzˌ)
an aphid; specif., one of a widespread genus (Aphis)

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n. pl. a·phi·des (āfĭ-dēz, ăfĭ-)
An aphid, especially one of the genus Aphis.

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