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The meaning of Ichneumon

ɪkˈnjuːmən

Ichneumon – definition

noun

A slender parasitic wasp with long antennae, which deposits its eggs in, on, or near the larvae of other insects.

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noun

Another term for egyptian mongoose.

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鱼眼

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Sluipwesp, Pharaonsrat

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घुड़सवार, सवार, घुड़दौड़ का सवार, नेवले की भॉंति का एक जानवर जो घड़ियालों के अंडे नष्‍ट करने के लिए प्रसिद्ध है, नकुल

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Icneumone

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이집트 몽구스, 맵시벌

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Ихневмон, Наездник, Мангуста, Фараонова мышь

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Word origin

late 15th century (in ichneumon (sense 2)): via Latin from Greek ikhneumōn ‘tracker’, from ikhneuein ‘to track’, from ikhnos ‘track, footstep’.

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