from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the genus Tingis of sap-sucking insects.
  • n. Any of the genus Tingis of sap-sucking insects.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the genus Tingis.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as tingitid.


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  • The Toowoomba Pipeline Alliance excavated a greenhouse pad, erected a greenhouse and provided materials for students to construct nine cages to rear the tingid colonies before releasing them into infested areas.

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  • In partnership with Nanango State High School, the Queensland Minerals and Energy Academy and the DPI&F Alan Fletcher Research Station - biology students are rearing the leaf-sucking tingid bug, native to Brazil and Argentina, for release into the wild.

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