Definition of Gnat flower. Meaning of Gnat flower. Synonyms of Gnat flower
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Definition of Gnat flower
Gnat flowerGnat Gnat, n. [AS. gn[ae]t.]
1. (Zo["o]l.) A blood-sucking dipterous fly, of the genus
Culex, undergoing a metamorphosis in water. The females
have a proboscis armed with needlelike organs for
penetrating the skin of animals. These are wanting in the
males. In America they are generally called mosquitoes.
2. Any fly resembling a Culex in form or habits; esp., in
America, a small biting fly of the genus Simulium and
allies, as the buffalo gnat, the black fly, etc.
Gnat catcher (Zo["o]l.), one of several species of small
American singing birds, of the genus Polioptila, allied
to the kinglets.
Gnat flower, the bee flower.
Gnat hawk (Zo["o]l.), the European goatsucker; -- called
also gnat owl.
Gnat snapper (Zo["o]l.), a bird that catches gnats.
Gnat strainer, a person ostentatiously punctilious about
trifles. Cf. --Matt. xxiii. 24.
Meaning of Gnat flower from wikipedia
- a gnat (icon , ˈ , n , æ , t) is any of many species
of tiny flying insect
s in the pollinated
by tiny gnats
and have correspondingly small flower
- words achis
(point) and anthos
to the pointed sepals
. common australian names include
'pixie-caps,' 'gnat orchid,'
- (or tuber
), which produces flower
150 and gnat s are known
the flowers, attracted
by the fragrance.
- the nettle pouch
in leaf veins, leaf petioles, flower stalks
and this structure
by the gall midge
- live flowers: file:flowers frontispiece. jpg , the talking flowers
the gnat: alice meets
the gnat on her head. he calls alice
an old friend,
('the gnat') when he awakes, the shepherd constructs
to the gnat in the grove
and the poet has a flower-catalogue.
- the inflorescence
of flowers, but the the flower
gnat s of the genera mycetophilla
- the flower's nectaries induce insects
around, with pollen generally deposited
on the insect's back fungus gnats
- when the orchid prepares
to flower, the solitary inflorescence
out by small flies
s, even underground
s or gnat s.
- g : glamor girls
(1945–1967) by don flowers gnorm
gnat (1972–1977) – first strip
by jim davis
(garfield) (us) go fish (2002– ) by j.c. duffy