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Meaning of "scutellum" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD SCUTELLUM

From New Latin: a little shield, from Latin scūtum a shield.
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PRONUNCIATION OF SCUTELLUM

scutellum  [skjuːˈtɛləm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SCUTELLUM

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adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Scutellum 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 SCUTELLUM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Scutellum

Scutellum may refer to: ▪ Scutellum, a term used in the anatomy of arthropods ▪ Scutellum, a term used in the morphology of grasses ▪ Scutellum, a genus of trilobites...

Definition of scutellum in the English dictionary

The first definition of scutellum in the dictionary is the last of three plates into which the notum of an insect's thorax is divided. Other definition of scutellum is one of the scales on the tarsus of a bird's leg. Scutellum is also an outgrowth from a germinating grass seed that probably represents the cotyledon.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SCUTELLUM


antebellum
ˌæntɪˈbɛləm
capitellum
ˌkæpɪˈtɛləm
cerebellum
ˌsɛrɪˈbɛləm
clitellum
klɪˈtɛləm
cribellum
krɪˈbɛləm
flabellum
fləˈbɛləm
flagellum
fləˈdʒɛləm
haustellum
hɔːˈstɛləm
involucellum
ɪnˌvɒljʊˈsɛləm
labellum
ləˈbɛləm
pelham
ˈpɛləm
pellum
ˈpɛləm
phellem
ˈfɛləm
post-bellum
ˈpəʊstˈbɛləm
rostellum
rɒˈstɛləm
sacellum
səˈkɛləm
schellum
ˈskɛləm
skellum
ˈskɛləm
skelm
ˈskɛləm
vellum
ˈvɛləm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SCUTELLUM

scutch
scutch grass
scutcheon
scutcheon-like
scutcheonless
scutcher
scute
scutella
scutellar
scutellate
scutellation
Scuti
scutiform
scutiger
scutter
scuttle
scuttlebutt
scuttleful
scuttler
scutum

WORDS THAT END LIKE SCUTELLUM

aspergillum
blellum
bryophyllum
castellum
chillum
corallum
intervallum
Luguvallum
macallum
podophyllum
sensillum
spathiphyllum
spirillum
vallum
vexillum

Synonyms and antonyms of scutellum in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «scutellum» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SCUTELLUM

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The translations of scutellum from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «scutellum» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

escutelo
570 millions of speakers

English

scutellum
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

स्कुटेलम
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

scutellum
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

щиток
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

scutellum
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

scutellum
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

scutellum
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Scutellum
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Scutellum
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

胚盤
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

배반
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Scutellum
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

lớp vảy
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

scutellum
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

स्कूटेलम
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kalkan gibi organ
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

scutello
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

tarczki
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

щиток
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

scutelum
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

scutellum
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

scutellum
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

scutellum
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

scutellum
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of scutellum

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SCUTELLUM»

The term «scutellum» is normally little used and occupies the 116.331 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SCUTELLUM» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «scutellum» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «scutellum» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SCUTELLUM»

Discover the use of scutellum in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to scutellum and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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ADVANCES IN FOOD RESEARCH
B. COMPONENTS OF THE GERM Wheat germ is composed of two major parts— the embryonic axis and the scutellum—and also the epiblast, which is of minor importance (Figs. 1, 2, and 3). On germination, the embryonic axis develops into a ...
E. Emil Marcel Mrak, C. O. Chichester, George Franklin Stewart, 1977
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Rice, Volume 2: Utilization
The scutellum is located between the embryonic axis and the endosperm. The greatest part of the scutellum is composed of polygonal parenchymatic cells, 14 to 28 M in longitudinal section. The scutellum is surrounded externally by an ...
Bor S. Luh, 1991
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Monograph of the Urostyloidea (Ciliophora, Hypotricha)
However, they did not provide morphological data so that the determination is uncertain, especially as Kahl (1932) did not provide any hint that it lives in anaerobic or microaerobic habitats. Anteholosticha scutellum (Cohn, 1866) Berger, 2003 ...
Helmut Berger, 2007
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Manual of Central American Diptera
Wing usually with extensive dark markings (sometimes reduced to diffuse infumation of cell r1 or diffuse clouding at apex of vein R2+3) or if clear, then at least scutellum contrastingly marked with yellow at least medially; head often elongate; ...
‎2010
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Cereals for Food and Beverages: Recent Progress in Cereal ...
Fig 5 also shows that the cells of the body of the scutellum are more granular in appearance at 20 h than they are in the dry grain. The pro-vascular strand has already undergone lignification and links the shoot, buds and roots of the growing ...
George Inglett, 2012
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Dictionary of Insect Morphology
134): one of the bristles on the scutellum close to its anterior margin lateral scutellar bristle, seta scutellaris lateralis (Fig. 134): one of the bristles on the two sides of the scutellum preapical scutellar bristle, seta scutellaris praeapicalis (Fig.
Henrik Steinmann, Lajos Zombori, 1999
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The entomological magazine
... articulis 9°. et 10°. longior : thorax elongato-ovatus : prothoracis scutellum parvum : mesothoracis scutum magnum ; suturae laterales satis conspicuae ; paraptera et epimera majuscula ; scutellum convexum, ovatum : metathoracis scutellum ...
‎1833
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Bumble Bees and Cuckoo Bumble Bees of California ...
(35) Scutellum and tergites 1 through 3 with predominantly black hair californicus (p. 25) Scutellum and tergites 1 through 3 with 44. (43) yellow hair fervidus (p. 27) 37. (32) Basal flagellomeres uniformly covered with microscopic hairs, without ...
Robbin W. Thorp, Donald S. Horning, Lorry L. Dunning, 1983
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Rice Science: Innovations and Impact for Livelihood
Besides cell size, the ge-2 embryo showed other abnormalities in structures of the scutellum. In addition to the overall enlargement of the scutellum because of the cell size, the basal region was formed by producing extra cells. The number of ...
‎2003
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The Entomological Magazine
these three segments he traced four distinct pieces — a praescu- tum, scutum, scutellum, and postscutellum. Now according to these views, (the great value of which has been acknowledged by the most philosophical of our own zoologists, Mr.
Edward Newman, 1838

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SCUTELLUM»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term scutellum is used in the context of the following news items.
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How Do 'Mute' Cicadas Produce Their Calling Songs? [Video]
... production of K. caelatata (i.e., forewing, operculum, cruciform elevation, and wing-holding groove on scutellum) are all morphologically modified,” they wrote. «Patch.com, Mar 15»
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Clutch and gearbox turn up in insect flight
A structure in the insect's thorax, the scutellum, linked its wings. The wing and haltere on each side were connected by another structure, the subepimeral ridge. «The Hindu, Jan 15»
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New leafhopper species named after University of Illinois entomologist
All three of the new species are about 3.5 millimeters long and are yellow or brown with a pair of brown longitudinal bands extending to the scutellum. The full ... «Phys.Org, Oct 14»
4
New Leafhopper Species Named after University of Illinois …
All three of the new species are about 3.5 millimeters long and are yellow or brown with a pair of brown longitudinal bands extending to the scutellum. «Entomology Today, Oct 14»
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New Species of Extinct Flat Bug Found Preserved in Baltic Amber
... is the large body size, wide rounded body, structure of head with laterally protruding eyes, long and thin antennae and shape of the pronotum and scutellum. «Science World Report, Jun 14»
6
You're about to get the stink bugs, America. But no, they won't be …
Also known as shield bugs, Man-Faced Stink Bugs have a thick, hardened extension of the thorax, called a scutellum, that covers and protects the top of its ... «Scientific American, Oct 13»
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Hetvenötmillió dollár még három Totál szívás-epizódért
Scutellum2013.10.09. 21:25:12. ezzel eléggé lejáratnák magukat a készítők, esélytelennek látom... A link lemásolva, beilleszthető. (0)Válaszolok. Mégse. «Origo, Oct 13»
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Kudzu bugs are here; problem is (besides the stink), they may eat …
... (Pentatomoidea) include: The plate in the center of its back (the scutellum) is broader along the bottom than it is along the top, and much wider than it is long. «Chattanooga Times Free Press, Sep 13»
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Che bei ciuffi nei prati di giugno: Filipendula, Biscutella e Pigamo
Fiorisce con un bel ciuffo giallo, alto dai 20 ai 50 cm e produce frutti caratteristici a forma di dischetto doppio (bis = due volte, scutellum = piccolo scudo), da cui ... «Informazione per l'ambiente veronese e non solo, Jun 13»
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Mosquito-Kontrollzentrum Empuriabrava: Neues biologisches Mittel …
An den Seiten des Thorax, dem Schildchen (Scutellum) sowie am Hinterleib befinden sich zahlreiche Flecken mit silbrig-weißen Schuppen. Auch auf den ... «Arena, Aug 12»

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« EDUCALINGO. Scutellum [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/scutellum>. Dec 2019 ».
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