Dermaptera(redirected from dermapterans)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||Dermaptera - earwigs and a few related forms|
animal order - the order of animals
class Hexapoda, class Insecta, Hexapoda, Insecta - insects; about five-sixths of all known animal species
earwig - any of numerous insects of the order Dermaptera having elongate bodies and slender many-jointed antennae and a pair of large pincers at the rear of the abdomen