follow Dictionary.com

Denotation vs. Connotation

fig wasp

noun
1.
a chalcid wasp, Blastophaga psenes, introduced into the U.S. from Europe, that pollinates figs, usually of the Smyrna variety.
Origin of fig wasp
1880-1885
1880-85
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for fig wasp

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for fig

7
8
Scrabble Words With Friends