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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Any one of several species of bark-beetles, as Xyloteres bivittatus, Xyleborus cælatus, Crypturgus atomus, and Hylurgops pinifex.
  • n. The buprestid Melanophila longipes and allied species.
  • n. The cerambycids Rhagium lineatum and Xylotrechns undulatus.
  • n. Various other species, including the white-pine weevil, Pissodes strobi.

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