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psylla

[ sil-uh ]
/ ˈsɪl ə /
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noun
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Also psyllid [sil-id]. /ˈsɪl ɪd/.

Origin of psylla

<New Latin (1811) Psylla genus name <Greek psýlla flea
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