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Meaning of "ground beetle" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GROUND BEETLE

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GROUND BEETLE

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Ground beetle is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES GROUND BEETLE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

ground beetle

Ground beetle

Ground beetles are a large, cosmopolitan family of beetles, Carabidae, with more than 40,000 species worldwide, approximately 2,000 of which are found in North America and 2,700 in Europe.

Definition of ground beetle in the English dictionary

The first definition of ground beetle in the dictionary is any beetle of the family Carabidae, often found under logs, stones, etc, having long legs and a dark coloration. Other definition of ground beetle is any beetle of the family Tenebrionidae, feeding on plants and plant products. Ground beetle is also any of various other beetles that live close to or beneath the ground.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GROUND BEETLE

ground angle shot
ground attack
ground bass
ground beef
ground bug
ground cherry
ground cloth
ground colour
ground control
ground cover
ground crew
ground effect
ground elder
ground engineer
ground floor
ground force
ground frost
ground game
ground glass
ground ice

WORDS THAT END LIKE GROUND BEETLE

bark beetle
bee beetle
beetle
black beetle
blister beetle
bloody-nosed beetle
carpet beetle
click beetle
dung beetle
flea beetle
gold beetle
hercules beetle
Japanese beetle
leaf beetle
potato beetle
rhinoceros beetle
rove beetle
stag beetle
tiger beetle
tortoise beetle
water beetle

Synonyms and antonyms of ground beetle in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «ground beetle» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GROUND BEETLE

Find out the translation of ground beetle to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ground beetle from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ground beetle» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

土鳖
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

escarabajo de tierra
570 millions of speakers

English

ground beetle
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जमीन बीटल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

خنفساء الأرض
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

жужелица
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

besouro
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মাটি ভাটল
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

carabes
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kumbang tanah
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Laufkäfer
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ゴミムシ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

지상 딱정벌레
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Lemah kumbang
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

bọ cánh cứng đất
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தரையில் வண்டு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ग्राउंड बीटल
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Zemin böceği
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

terra coleottero
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ground beetle
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

жужелиця
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

gândac sol
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

έδαφος σκαθάρι
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

grond Beetle
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

mark skalbagge
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

bakke bille
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ground beetle

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GROUND BEETLE»

The term «ground beetle» is normally little used and occupies the 122.096 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GROUND BEETLE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ground beetle

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GROUND BEETLE»

Discover the use of ground beetle in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ground beetle and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Wisconsin's Natural Communities: How to Recognize Them, ...
Fly, flower Metasyrphus americanus Ground beetle, striated Lebia scapularis Fly, house Musca domestica Ground beetle, vivid metallic Chlaenius sericeus Fly, humpbacked Family Phoridae Ground beetle, woodland Pterostichus adoxus Fly,  ...
Randy Hoffman, 2002
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Ecology and Condition of the Ground Beetle Scaphinotus ...
I studied the population ecology of the flightless, forest-dwelling carabid beetle Scaphinotus angusticollis Fischer Von Waldheim (O.
Susanne L. Lavallee, 2006
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Pests of Fruit Crops: A Colour Handbook, Second Edition
236 Common black ground beetle (Nebria brevicollis). 236 237 A strawberry ground beetle (Poecilus cupreus). 237 which are then left on the soil surface. Seed beetle damage is frequently confused with that caused by linnets, but the latter ...
David V Alford, 2014
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Field Guide to Insects of South Africa
2 Acanthoscelis ruficornis Beach Ground Beetle Identification: Medium-sized ( body length 18 mm), black. Head and thorax finely 'wrinkled', antennae elbowed and reddish in colour, mandibles prominent. Elytra with longitudinal grooves.
Mike Picker, Charles Griffiths, Alan Weaving, 2004
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Habitats and Ecological Communities of Indiana: ...
Cave crayfish Barr's cave amphipod Northeastern cave isopod Shaggy cave snail Hilly springtail Cave ground beetle Young's cave ground beetle Orconectes inermis testii Crangonyx barri Caecidotea rotunda Antroselates spiralis ...
John O. Whitaker, Jr., Charles J. Amlaner, Jr., Marion T. Jackson, 2012
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Life in the Soil: A Guide for Naturalists and Gardeners
However, while each leg of a rove beetle larva ends in a single claw, ground beetle larvae have a pair of claws on each of their six legs and a pair of what look like tails at the tip of their abdomens. These structures are known as urogomphi ...
James B. Nardi, 2009
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Encyclopedia of Entomology
Ground Beetle (Coleoptera: Carabidae) Taxonomy, Figure 65 Representative figures of ground beetle tribes: tiger beetles, (left) Cicindelini, Cicindela; (right) Megacephalini (Megacephala). Ground Beetle (Coleoptera: Carabidae) Taxonomy, ...
John L. Capinera, 2008
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Insects of the Great Lakes Region
The burrowing ground beetle, Geopinus incrassatus Dejean. (From Kansas State University Extension 1962.) and elytra are light brown with irregular dark cross bands. The bombardier beetles, Brachinus species, have orange forebodies ...
Gary A. Dunn, 1996
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Lowland Grassland and Heathland Habitats
... ground beetles Carabids 140 ground beetle Amara famelica 78 ground beetle Amara strenua 66 ground beetle Anisodactylus nemoravagus 78 ground beetle Anisodactylus poeciloides 66 ground beetle Harpalus cordatus 66 ground beetle  ...
Elizabeth Price, 2003
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Beetle Conservation
Biodivers Conserv 7:323–333 Liebherr JK, Song HJ (2002) Distinct ground beetle (Coleoptera: Carabidae) assemblages within a New York State wetland complex. J N Y Entomol Soc 110:127–141 Lindenmeyer DB, Franklin JF (2002) ...
T. R. New, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GROUND BEETLE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ground beetle is used in the context of the following news items.
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Attracting beneficial insects to the home garden
Beetles: Ground beetle, lady beetle, rove beetle, tiger beetle, lightning bugs, etc. Flies: Hover or flower fly, robber fly, parasitic flies. True Bugs: ... «Theadanews, Jul 15»
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Stopping darkling ground beetles from invading
... to the county's Ag Biologist Dennis Haines and he informed me that they were likely the small darkling ground beetle (Blapstinus histricus). «Hanford Sentinel, Jul 15»
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POCONO OUTDOORS Pocono Outdoors: The forest fights back
They are unmistakable when seen, especially the introduced Calosoma sycophanta, a very large ground beetle over 1-inch long that is ... «Pocono Record, Jul 15»
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Let's get growing
But wait. Before you squash that ground beetle with your boot, give him a chance. He's one of the good guys in your garden. He is one of many ... «Sandusky Register, Jul 15»
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Planet of the Beetles
If you go for a walk on one of Peterborough's trails keep an eye open for a scurrying ground beetle or an elegant long-horned beetle ... «Peterborough Examiner, Jul 15»
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Father-son hike uncovers hidden cemetery
... hike the trails near Mahanoy City, they'll often stop to listen to the call of a passing songbird or pause to allow a green ground beetle skitter in ... «Standard Speaker, Jun 15»
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Hillwalking: A fast road skyward along an eroded trench like path …
Various kinds of ground beetle find their way up here. To eat them frogs and lizards will venture well up the hillsides too. There are moths and ... «Mearns Leader, Jun 15»
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How can industry warm the Western palate to eating insects?
Mealworm muffins - where the worms were textured and visible - did not go down as well as a ground beetle butter cookie. Some of the ... «FoodNavigator.com, May 15»
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Things to do in Bridgend and the Vale of Glamorgan this half term
John Walters. The incredibly rare Blue ground beetle (Carabus intricatus) found in Skewen. A very rare Blue ground beetle ... «WalesOnline, May 15»
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Single-crop farming is leaving wildlife with no room to turn
Such effects have been found on bird, ground beetle, reptile and marsupial species living in landscapes dominated by pine plantations in ... «The Conversation AU, May 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Ground beetle [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/ground-beetle>. Nov 2020 ».
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