Whitefly definition

wītflī, hwīt-
Frequency:
Any of various small whitish plant-feeding insects of the family Aleyrodidae, having long wings and a white waxy body, and often damaging agricultural crops and ornamental plants.
noun
0
0
Any of a family (Aleyrodidae) of tiny homopteran insects having scalelike larvae and winged adults covered with a white, powdery wax.
noun
0
0
Any of various small insects of the family Aleyrodidae that have long wings, and a white body; often a garden pest.
noun
0
0
Advertisement

Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
whitefly
Plural:
whiteflies