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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A shield worn by soldiers of ancient Greece and Rome
  • n. An ornamental disk of marble in this shape
  • n. Part of the exoskeleton of an insect between the carapace and mandibles

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See clypeus.


Sorry, no etymologies found.



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