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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of heteropterous insects, of the family Tingitid√¶, containing small weak bugs which gather in great numbers upon the leaves of plants, as C. arcuata on the oak, the white C. ciliata on the sycamore, C. juglandis on the butternut, and C. gossypii on the cotton-plant.

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