having long feelers, or antennae, as the long-horned beetles
Origin of longicornfrom longi- + Classical Latin cornu, horn
See longhorn beetle.
- Having long antennae.
- Of or relating to the longhorn beetles.
Origin of longicornFrom New Latin Longicornia former group name Latin longus long ; see longitude . Latin cornū horn ; see ker-1 in Indo-European roots.
- (zoology) Long-horned.
- (zoology) Of or relating to the Cerambycidae (longhorn beetles).
- One of the Cerambycidae (longhorn beetles).