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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In ornithology, the typical genus of the family Henicuridæ.
  • n. In entomology: A genus of beetles, of the family Malacodermidæ, founded by Stephens in 1830. There are many European and a few South American species. H. hirtus is an example, A genus of flies.

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