from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Resembling a scarab; scarabæid; pertaining, related, or belonging to the Scarabæidæ. Specifically, scarabæidoid.
- n. A carved scarab but remotely resembling the natural insect; or, more usually, an imitation or counterfeit scarab, such as were produced in great numbers by the ancient Phenicians.
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