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  • adj. Resembling a beetle's wingcase.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Resembling a beetle's wing case.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Elytriform; sheath-like; vaginal.

Etymologies

Ancient Greek sheath, a wing case + -oid. (Wiktionary)

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