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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or belonging to the order Homoptera, which includes the cicadas, aphids, and scale insects, characterized by sucking mouthparts.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the Homoptera, a former suborder of insects.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the Homoptera.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having wings of the same or like texture throughout; specifically, pertaining to or having the characters of the Homoptera.

Etymologies

From New Latin Homoptera, order name; see homopteran.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Homoptera +‎ -ous (Wiktionary)

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