from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of snout-beetles, of the family Curculionidæ and subfamily Cleoninæ, having wings and somewhat pruinose elytra. It contains less than a dozen species, distributed from Egypt to Siberia.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Sorry, no example sentences found.
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.