from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A genus of weevils, of the family Curculionidœ.
- noun A genus of South American barbets. The type is C. macrodactylus. Also
Cyphos. Spix, 1824.
- noun See
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To the same countess a gold cyphus, -- a proof that in 1415 his maternal grandmother was still alive.
"to Joan, Countess of Hereford, our dear grandmother, a gold cyphus."