from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The active young larva of any oil beetle. It has feet armed with three claws, and is parasitic on bees. See Illust. of Oil beetle, under oil.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as triungulin, 2.


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