from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of palms with gigantic fan-shaped leaves, natives of tropical Asia.
- n. In zoology, a genus of African larks: a synonym of Megalophonus. C. apiatus is an example.
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- n. large fan palms of tropical Asia to Australia
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