noun, plural cim·i·ces [sim-uh-seez]. /ˈsɪm əˌsiz/.
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There are no specimens here of the cimex lectularius; and the mosquitoes are not at all annoying.The Life and Letters of Lafcadio Hearn, Volume 1|Elizabeth Bisland
The bedbug (Fig. 35) (Cimex lectularis) has been accused of transmitting plague, relapsing fever and other diseases.Insects and Diseases|Rennie W. Doane
Cimex boueti, occurring in French Guinea, is another species attacking man.
Moreover, chicken houses are sometimes thoroughly infested with the true Cimex lectularius.
We shall consider especially Cimex lectularius, the most common and widespread species.