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Mantid vs. Mantis

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Mantidnoun

mantis (insect)

Mantisnoun

Any of various large insects of the order Mantodea that catch insects or other small animals with their powerful forelegs.

Mantidnoun

A mantis.

Mantisnoun

A green colour, like that of many mantises.

Mantidnoun

predacious long-bodied large-eyed insect of warm regions; rests with forelimbs raised as in prayer

Mantisnoun

Any one of numerous species of voracious orthopterous insects of the genus Mantis, and allied genera. They are predacious long-bodied large-eyed insects of warm regions, are remarkable for their slender grotesque forms, and for holding their stout anterior legs in a manner suggesting hands folded in prayer. The common American species is Mantis Carolina.

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Mantisnoun

predacious long-bodied large-eyed insect of warm regions; rests with forelimbs raised as in prayer

Mantis

Mantises are an order (Mantodea) of insects that contains over 2,400 species in about 460 genera in 33 families. The largest family is the Mantidae ().

‘mantids’;

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