from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of birds peculiar to the Sandwich Islands, belonging to the family Dicœidœ, having the bill like that of a linnet.
- n. A genus of plant-bugs of the family Capsidœ, having the head undilated and the beak extending to the hind border of the metapectus. They are all European.
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