from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A small arachnidan of the genus Chelifer; a little false scorpion, found in old books and dark musty places.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Alternative form of book-scorpion; pseudoscorpion.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun minute arachnid sometimes found in old papers


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