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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A genus of marine amphipod crustacea, which bore into and sometimes destroy timber.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of amphipod crustaceans, typical of the family CheluridÅ“ or wood-shrimps.

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