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Definition of the noun mimus
What does mimus mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- type genus of the family Mimidae: mockingbirds
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Mimus: genus Mimus
- more generic term: bird genus = a genus of birds
- member of: family Mimidae / Mimidae = sometimes considered a subfamily of Troglodytidae: mockingbirds; catbirds
- member: Mimus polyglotktos / mockingbird / mocker = long-tailed grey-and-white songbird of the southern United States able to mimic songs of other birds
"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:
Phrases ending with the word Mimus:
- Cis mimus
- Spio Mimus
- genus mimus
- Hylus Mimus
- Agabus Mimus
- Akodon mimus
- Amphix Mimus
- Anolis Mimus
- Asilus Mimus
- Barbus mimus
- Hyllus Mimus
- Nomada Mimus
- Zethus Mimus
- Alcimus Mimus
- Alyssum mimus
- Analges Mimus
- Bruchus Mimus
- Cinygma Mimus
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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 .
mimus is a bat oi' the heavy jungles. lt resembles P. abramus in its habits, as it ...
Plutarch's Lives (1881)
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 .
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 ...
Opus Vino (2010)
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.
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 ...
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# ...
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 , ...
6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby
Mimus polyglottos (northern mockingbird) A species of grey- brown birds ...
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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SABIA-DO-CAMPO (Mimus saturninus)
Piraju-SP - Brasil
Photo credit: Dario Sanches
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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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