from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as culicicide.
- n. The act of killing mosquitos.
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The Century Dictionary - a fantastic multivolume dictionary from the early 1900s - introduced me to culicide (the act of killing mosquitoes), adelopod (an animal whose feet are inconspicuous or not apparent), disparple
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