Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The typical genus of chrysomelid beetles of the subfamily Hispinæ.
  • n. A beetle of the genus Hispa.

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Examples

  • Illius character quadratus hispanicus, elegantissimus cum punctis et accentibus, luijus rabbinicus hispa - nicae inflexionis, nunc obsoletus, idem uterque cum eo, qui in Ulyssiponen - sibus editionibus Pentateuchi anni 1491 et Proverbiorum cum Commentario Kav venaki cernitur.

    Annales Hebraeo-typographici sec. XV

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