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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of a family of beetles (Taxicornes) whose antennæ are largest at the tip. Also used adjectively.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In entomology, perfoliated, as an antenna; having perfoliated antennæ; belonging to the Taxicornia.
  • n. A taxicorn beetle.


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