from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A genus of insects including the earwigs. See earwig, 1.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The typical genus of earwigs of the family ForficulidÅ“. F. auricularia is the best-known species.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. type genus of Forficulidae


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