silverfish

[ UK /sˈɪlvəfɪʃ/ ]
NOUN
  1. silver-grey wingless insect found in houses feeding on book bindings and starched clothing
  2. a silvery variety of Carassius auratus
Linguix Browser extension
Fix your writing
on millions of websites
Start Error-Free Writing Linguix pencil

How To Use silverfish In A Sentence

  • Mushroom bodies in thysanuran insects (silverfish) lack calyces.
  • Only one thysanuran is of particular economic importance in the United States, the silverfish or " slicker’.
  • I doubt so, the pages would have been eaten by moths and silverfish long before the work became public domain.
  • The bristletails and silverfish both have two long cerci, and between this a caudal appendage.
  • A small, wingless insect (Thermobia domestica) related to the silverfish and inhabiting warm areas of buildings, as around furnaces or boilers.
  • But during studies of the foraging behavior of Weddell seals, the researchers acquired considerable data on two important fish species: the Antarctic silverfish and the Antarctic toothfish.
  • But pesticide is not always the solution: silverfish only live in humid conditions, so a dehumidifier in your bathroom will probably get rid of them.
  • Silverfish and firebrats are active at night and hide during the day.
  • Labels: kee thuan chye, malaysian authors, malaysian english, marshall cavendish, shirley lim, silverfish posted by bibliobibuli at 11: 16 PM Shirley Shines
  • The owner of a ‘filthy’ Hull bakery which was found to have an infestation of ants, silverfish and grain beetle has been fined £6,000 for a catalogue of offences that could have led to serious food poisoning.
View all
This website uses cookies to make Linguix work for you. By using this site, you agree to our cookie policy