cynips definition

  • noun:
    • The typical genus of the gall-making hymenopterous insects of the family Cynipidæ, founded by Linnæus in 1748.
    • kind genus of Cynipidae: gall wasps
    • The typical genus regarding the gall-making hymenopterous insects associated with the family members Cynipidæ, started by Linnæus in 1748.
    • kind genus of Cynipidae: gall wasps

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