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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A cirriped of the genus Lepas or Anatifa; a barnacle; a goose-mussel. See Anatifa, Lepas, and cut under barnucle, 2.
  • n. The barnacle-goose, Bernicla leucopsis: from the old fable that they grow on trees from barnacles. See cut under barnacle.


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