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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The larvæ of the various dipterous insects of the genus Ephydra, which inhabit the alkali lakes of western North America, and are made into edible cakes: so called by Mexican Indians and Spanish Americans. See Ephydra, ahuatle, and koochahbee.

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