ephialtes definition

  • noun:
    • an incubus; a nightmare
    • The nightmare.
    • The nightmare.
    • [capitalized] In ornithology, a genus of owls: same as Scops.
    • [capitalized] In entomology, a genus of ichneumon-flies, of subfamily Pimplinæ, containing bugs of modest or small-size with an extended ovipositor, generally parasitic on lepidopterous larvæ. You will find about 12 united states and nearly 20 European species.
    • an incubus; a nightmare
    • The nightmare.
    • The nightmare.
    • [capitalized] In ornithology, a genus of owls: identical to Scops.
    • [capitalized] In entomology, a genus of ichneumon-flies, for the subfamily Pimplinæ, containing bugs of reasonable or small-size with a long ovipositor, often parasitic on lepidopterous larvæ. You can find about 12 united states and nearly 20 European types.
    • an incubus; a nightmare
    • The nightmare.
    • The nightmare.
    • [capitalized] In ornithology, a genus of owls: just like Scops.
    • [capitalized] In entomology, a genus of ichneumon-flies, of the subfamily Pimplinæ, containing insects of moderate or small size with a long ovipositor, usually parasitic on lepidopterous larvæ. There are about 12 North American and nearly 20 European species.
    • an incubus; a nightmare
    • The nightmare.
    • The nightmare.
    • [capitalized] In ornithology, a genus of owls: identical to Scops.
    • [capitalized] In entomology, a genus of ichneumon-flies, for the subfamily Pimplinæ, containing bugs of modest or small-size with an extended ovipositor, typically parasitic on lepidopterous larvæ. You will find about 12 North American and nearly 20 European types.

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