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- n. A fatty and varnish-like substance produced in Mexico by an insect, Coccus axinus, used in the arts and locally in medicine, being regarded as a good vulnerary and resolvent.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A substance secreted by a Mexican coccid (Llaveia axinus).
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