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ju·gum

 (jo͞o′gəm)
n. pl. ju·ga (-gə) or ju·gums
A yokelike structure in certain insects that joins the forewings to the hind wings, keeping them together during flight.

[Latin iugum, yoke; see yeug- in Indo-European roots.]

jugum

(ˈdʒuːɡəm)
n
1. (Zoology) a small process at the base of each forewing in certain insects by which the forewings are united to the hindwings during flight
2. (Botany) botany a pair of opposite leaflets
[C19: from Latin, literally: yoke]

ju•gum

(ˈdʒu gəm)

n.
the posterior basal area or lobe in the forewing of certain insects, sometimes serving to couple the forewings and hind wings in flight.
[1855–60; < New Latin, Latin: yoke]
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1B): Cuerpo ovoide con la anchura maxima a la altura del II segmento abdominal; cabeza jugum y tylus pardo claro, las cuatro espinas en el margen del jugum de color pardo oscuro; ojos pequenos rojizos; torax pardo obscuro, pronoto con puntuaciones dispersas en su superficie.
The tegmentum is covered by well separated pustules of irregular shape, from roundish/oval to squarish/rectangular, some of them coalesced, giving the impression of orientation in a radiating pattern from the jugum in the intermediate valves (Figs 7D, 7H) and in the antemucronal area of the tail valve.
Haec simul omnia in charitate, et nonnisi in charitate simul omnia; ac perinde in illa vera tranquillitas, vera suavitas, quia ipsa est jugum Domini, quam si, Domino invitante, tulerimus, inveniemus requiem animabus nostris, quia jugum Domini suave est, et onus leve.
79) Etiam ingratos dominos habeatis, nolite putare infructuosum esse servitium, quod propter Deum exhibitum, coelesti remuneratione pensabitur (SEDULIO, Colossenses: 230A); Ideoque mercedem licet ab illo non recipiat praesentem, tamen non debet se a servitio substrahere (HAIMO, Colossenses: 763A); Nec objiciatis quod domini male retributmt vobis, scientes quod vos accipietis a Domino Deo retributionem haereditatis, id est haereditatem retributam vobis, quia jugum impositum vobis a Deo patienter sustinuistis (BRUNO, Colossenses: 394C); Nec frangatur mens vestra, si vos male tractaverint (HERVEO, Colossenses: 1350A).