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  • n. pain in a joint due to lead poisoning

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of bombycid moths, typical of the family Saturniid√¶, of varying scope according to different authors, but ordinarily including species with papillate ocelli on the wings and with the branches of the male antenn√¶ not very hairy and not of equal length.
  • n. Lead-poisoning; plumbism.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. type genus of the Saturniidae: emperor moth


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