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Definition 1: the outer covering of protein surrounding the nucleic acid of a virus - [noun denoting animal]

(capsid is a kind of ...) any of a large group of nitrogenous organic compounds that are essential constituents of living cells; consist of polymers of amino acids; essential in the diet of animals for growth and for repair of tissues; can be obtained from meat and eggs and milk and legumes

"a diet high in protein"

(... is part of capsid) (virology) a complete viral particle; nucleic acid and capsid (and a lipid envelope in some viruses)

Definition 2: a variety of leaf bug - [noun denoting animal]

Synonyms for capsid in the sense of this definition

(capsid is a kind of ...) small bright-colored insect that feeds on plant juices

(... is a kind of capsid ) yellow or orange leaf bug with four black stripes down the back; widespread in central and eastern North America

(... is a kind of capsid ) vector of viral plant diseases

(... is a member of capsid) leaf bugs

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