Definition of Inquilines

1. Noun. (plural of inquiline) ¹



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Definition of Inquilines

1. inquiline [n] - See also: inquiline

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Inquilines

inqueres
inquering
inquest
inquestionable
inquests
inquiet
inquietation
inquieted
inquieting
inquietness
inquiets
inquietude
inquietudes
inquiline
inquiline parasite
inquilines (current term)
inquinate
inquination
inquinations
inquirable
inquirance
inquire
inquire after
inquire of
inquired
inquirent
inquirer
inquirers
inquires
inquiries

Literary usage of Inquilines

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1. The Entomologist's Monthly Magazine by Nathaniel Lloyd and Company (1903)
"ON THE RELATIONSHIP OF ACULEATE inquilines AND THEIR HOSTS. BY EDWARD SAUNDERS, FB8., Sic. The very interesting paper on Vespa austriaca and V. rufa, ..."

2. ... California Gall-making Cynipidae with Descriptions of New Species by Mary Isabel McCracken, Dorothy Barnes Egbert (1922)
"In the late winter or early spring the adult females gnaw their way through the galls and emerge ready to oviposit. BIOLOGY OF NON-GALL MAKERS, inquilines ..."

3. A Monograph of the British Phytophagous Hymenoptera by Peter. Carmeron (1893)
"As has already been pointed out, the larger galls may afford nourishment to the maker and to one or more inquilines, while it is of not uncommon occurrence ..."

4. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Philadelphia by Entomological Society of Philadelphia (1864)
"occasionally inhabit these galls, there are of true inquilines which seem to ... From the great number of these inquilines, it must be obvious that there is ..."

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