entomological entomological

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to the biological science of entomology

Usage(s):

  1. Then Palmer introduced a second male, and, as he had expected, an entomological display of macho erupted.
  2. She has made a special study of wood engraving and entomological illustration, and received medals for engraving at the Buffalo and Paris expositions.
  3. Entertaining a whimsy that insects regard him as a sort of Puck, Bugman Teale proceeded to produce a primer of diminutive backyard life, free of entomological erudition.

News

  1. Former Fayette employee tossed from meeting for 'name calling'

    A recently fired Fayette County employee was thrown out of the county commission meeting Thursday night by commission Chairman Steve Brown after he was warned several times to avoid “name calling.” Brown tossed former Assistant Finance Director Emory McHugh immediately after McHugh was speaking about County Administrator Steve Rapson and, referencing an entomological reference he made earlier ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Fayette Citizen

  2. Hundreds of insect scientists migrating to Rapid City this week

    ( Entomological Society of America ) Nearly 300 entomologists will meet June 16-19, 2013, at the Best Western Ramkota Rapid City Hotel & Conference Center in Rapid City, South Dakota as the Entomological Society of America's North Central Branch holds its 68th Annual Meeting.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

  3. How to control maple tree pests using integrated pest management

    ( Entomological Society of America ) A new open-access article in the Journal of Integrated Pest Management offers maple tree owners information about the biology, damage, and management for the most important pests of maples with an emphasis on integrated pest management tactics.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

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