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Mimus

Mimus is sometimes a misspelling of museum.

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Definition of the noun mimus

What does mimus mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. type genus of the family Mimidae: mockingbirds

Writings

"Mimus" is a book written by Lilli Thal.

  • released in (10 years ago)
  • award: - Marsh Award for Children's Literature in Translation nomination for John Brownjohn

Phrases with Mimus

Phrases starting with the word Mimus:

  1. Mimus gilvus
  2. Mimus thenca

Phrases ending with the word Mimus:

  1. Cis mimus
  2. Spio Mimus
  3. genus mimus
  4. Hylus Mimus
  5. Agabus Mimus
  6. Akodon mimus
  7. Amphix Mimus
  8. Anolis Mimus
  9. Asilus Mimus
  10. Barbus mimus
  11. Hyllus Mimus
  12. Nomada Mimus
  13. Zethus Mimus
  14. Alcimus Mimus
  15. Alyssum mimus
  16. Analges Mimus
  17. Bruchus Mimus
  18. Cinygma Mimus

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Mimus

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Google previewThe civil wars of Rome: select lives tr. with notes by G. Long (1844)

Mimus is a name given by the Romans both to an actor and to a kind of dramatic performance, which probably resembled a coarse farce, and was often represented in private houses. Its distinguishing character was a want of decency .

Google previewJournal of the Bombay Natural History Society (1900)

mimus is a bat oi' the heavy jungles. lt resembles P. abramus in its habits, as it ...

Google previewPlutarch's Lives (1881)

by Plutarch

t Mimus is a name given by the Romans both to an actor and to a kind of dramatic performance, which probably resembled a coarse farce, and was often represented in private houses. Its distinguishing character was a want of decency .

Google previewNymphs, Stoneflies, Caddisflies, and Other Important Insects (2007)

Including The Lesser Mayflies by Ernest Schwiebert

Perhaps the most distinctive character in identifying the large nymphs of Cinygmula mimus is the presence of chalky pale tergites on body segments eight and nine. These tergites may also be paleochreous or creamin some specimens, but ...

Google previewOpus Vino (2010)

by DK

HEGER MIMUS IS A RICH, POWERFUL, BUT CAREFULLY OAKED SPATBURGUNDER Kreation, a Cabernet/Merlot/Lemberger blend. Dautel's son, Christian, has joined the winemaking team, and is just beginning to bring in new ideas.

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Nmaes (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

Grant English: Santa Catalina Island monkey-flower Mimusops L. Sapotaceae Origins: Greek mimo, mimus "an ape, a mimic" and opsis "resembling, aspect," ops "eye. face," the ...

Google previewHelm Dictionary of Scientific Bird Names (2010)

by James A. Jobling

Mimus, syn. Oriolus) Gr. mime#te#s imitator, mimic. mimica / mimicus L. mimicus mimic. mimikae Mimika River, southern New Guinea. Mimizuku Japanese name Mimizuku for an eared owl. Mimocichla (syn. Turdus) L. mimus mimic; Gr. kikhle# ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana, Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

mimus, scurra , ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Science for Gardeners (2015)

6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby

Mimus polyglottos (northern mockingbird) A species of grey- brown birds ...

Google previewNew International Encyclopedia (1916)

MOCKINGBIRD (Mimus polyglottos) . The most famous, if not the sweetest and most beautiful, of American songsters. It receives its popular name from its extraordinary powers of vocal imitation. It is often called mocking thrush, and was ...

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Mimus

SABIA-DO-CAMPO (Mimus saturninus)

Piraju-SP - Brasil

Photo credit: Dario Sanches

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Small photo of A Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottus). Mockingbirds are passerine birds from the Mimidae family. They are known to mimic the sounds of other animals in their habitat.Small photo of A Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottus). Mockingbirds are passerine birds from the Mimidae family. They are known to mimic the sounds of other animals in their habitat.Small photo of A Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottus). Mockingbirds are passerine birds from the Mimidae family. They are known to mimic the sounds of other animals in their habitat.Small photo of A Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottus). Mockingbirds are passerine birds from the Mimidae family. They are known to mimic the sounds of other animals in their habitat.Small photo of A Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottus). Mockingbirds are passerine birds from the Mimidae family. They are known to mimic the sounds of other animals in their habitat.Small photo of A Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottus). Mockingbirds are passerine birds from the Mimidae family. They are known to mimic the sounds of other animals in their habitat.Small photo of A Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottus). Mockingbirds are passerine birds from the Mimidae family. They are known to mimic the sounds of other animals in their habitat. More...

Scrabble value of M3I1M3U1S1

The value of this 5-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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