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  • adj. Describing any lamellicorn beetle of the family Scarabaeidae

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Examples

  • Intricate space probes — encased in scarabaeoid shells, festooned with scopes and scanners, and driven by solar-powered cells and radio-isotope thermo-electric generators — are redefining the limits of human knowledge.

    A Space in Time

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