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  • n. One of the Palpicornia, a group of aquatic beetles with short club-shaped antennae and long maxillary palpi.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of a group of aquatic beetles (Palpicornia) having short club-shaped antennæ, and long maxillary palpi.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having palpi like horns or antennæ, as an insect; having the characters of the Palpicornia; pertaining to the Palpicornia.
  • n. A long labial palpus, like an antenna.
  • n. A palpicorn beetle.


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