WASP

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person of Anglo-Saxon (especially British) descent whose native tongue is English and whose culture is strongly influenced by English culture as in WASP for `White Anglo-Saxon Protestant' Anglo-Saxon
large black or rust-colored wasp that preys on cicadas cicada killer , Sphecius speciosis
variety of vespid wasp common wasp , Vespula vulgaris
small solitary wasp that produces galls on oaks and other plants cynipid gall wasp , cynipid wasp , gallfly , gall wasp
solitary wasp that digs nests in the soil and stocks them with paralyzed insects for the larvae digger wasp
large stinging paper wasp hornet
hymenopterous insect that resembles a wasp and whose larvae are parasitic on caterpillars and other insect larvae ichneumon fly
solitary wasp that constructs nests of hardened mud or clay for the young mason wasp
wasp that constructs mud cells on a solid base in which females place eggs laid in paralyzed insect larvae mud dauber
oak gall caused by larvae of a cynipid wasp oak apple
variety of paper wasp Polistes annularis
sharp organ of offense or defense (as of a wasp or stingray or scorpion) often connected with a poison gland stinger
solitary wasp of the family Mutillidae; the body has a coat of brightly colored velvety hair and the females are wingless velvet ant
wasp nest or colony vespiary
wasp, like a vespine
small yellow-marked social wasp commonly nesting in the ground Vespula maculifrons , yellow hornet , yellow jacket
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