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plant louse

noun
1.
2.
any of various related insects having similar habits.
Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805
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British Dictionary definitions for plant lice

plant louse

noun
1.
another name for an aphid
2.
jumping plant louse, any small active cicada-like insect of the homopterous family Psyllidae (or Chermidae), having hind legs adapted for leaping, and feeding on plant juices
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