jassid

jassid

[jas-id]
noun

Origin:
1890–95; < Neo-Latin Jassidae, equivalent to Jass(us) a genus (apparently Latin Jāsus a town on the coast of Caria < Greek Iāsós) + -idae -idae; see -id2

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jassid

noun
a variety of leafhopper 
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