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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A small midge occurring in New England, Simulium (Ceratopogon) nocivum of Harris. This is probably the punky of the Adirondack region of New York.
  • n. Any member of the Bibionid√¶.
  • n. Any one of several chironomid flies of the genus Ceratopogon.


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