longicorn(redirected from longicorns)
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See longhorn beetle.
1. Having long antennae.
2. Of or relating to the longhorn beetles.
(Animals) Also called: longicorn beetle or long-horned beetle any beetle of the family Cerambycidae, having a long narrow body, long legs, and long antennae
(Zoology) zoology having or designating long antennae
[C19: from New Latin longicornis long-horned]
1. having long antennae.n.
[1840–50; < New Latin longicornis long-horned]
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|Noun||1.||longicorn - long-bodied beetle having very long antennae|
beetle - insect having biting mouthparts and front wings modified to form horny covers overlying the membranous rear wings