from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A green aphid commonly occurring as a destructive pest of various cultivated plants.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A green aphid that is a common pest of garden plants, houseplants, and crops.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A bright-green fly, Musca chloris. E. D.—2. An aphid or plant-louse of various species: so called from the color.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. greenish aphid; pest on garden and crop plants
Sorry, no etymologies found.