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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In ichthyology, a genus of gadoid fishes, typical of the subfamily Phycinæ, having a ray of the first dorsal more or less elongated and filamentous; squirrel-hakes.
  • n. In entomology, a genus of pyralid moths, erected by Fabricius in 1798, and giving name to the Phycidæ or Phycitidæ.

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