from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In entomology:
- n. A series of securiferous hymenopterous insects, including the saw-flies or Tenthredinidæ.
- n. A section of lamellicorn beetles which are leaf-eaters, as the chafers, conterminous with Macleay's two families Anoplognathidæ and Mclolontlhidæ. Latreille. Also Phyllophagi.
- n. In mammalogy, a group of edentates corresponding to the Bradypoda, or sloths.
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