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  • thrip — noun any of various small to minute sucking insects with narrow feathery wings if any; they feed on plant sap and many are destructive • Syn: ↑thrips, ↑thripid • Hypernyms: ↑thysanopter, ↑thysanopteron, ↑thysanopterous insect • Hypony …   Useful english dictionary

  • thrip|pence — «THRIHP uhns», noun. = threepence. (Cf. ↑threepence) …   Useful english dictionary

  • thripid — thrip·id …   English syllables

  • threepence — /thrip euhns, threp , thrup ; three pens /, n. 1. (used with a sing. or pl. v.) Brit. a sum of three pennies. 2. a former cupronickel coin of the United Kingdom, a quarter of a shilling, equal to three pennies: use phased out after decimalization …   Universalium

  • threepenny — /thrip euh nee, threp , thrup ; three pen ee/, adj. 1. of the amount or value of threepence. 2. of little worth. [1400 50; late ME; see THREE, PENNY] * * * …   Universalium

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