from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various small whitish homopterous insects of the family Aleyrodidae, having long wings and a white waxy body, often injurious to plants.
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- n. Any of various small insects of the family Aleyrodidae that have long wings, and a white body; often a garden pest
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- n. minute insect that feeds on plant juices; related to scale insects
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