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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of insectivorous marsupials, typical of the subfamily Myrmecobiin√¶.
  • n. In entomology, a genus of dermestid beetles, erected by Lucas in 1846. The only species is M. agilis, an active little black beetle, one twelfth of an inch long, found in ants' nests in Algeria.

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  • n. banded anteater


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