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anoplura


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Anoplura  \An`o*plu"ra\  ([a^]n`[-o]*pl[=u]"r[.a]),  n.  pl  [NL., 
  fr  Gr  'an  priv.  +  'o`plon  weapon,  sting  +  o'yra`  tail.] 
  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  group  of  insects  which  includes  the  lice. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Anoplura 
  n  :  sucking  lice  [syn:  {Anoplura},  {order  Anoplura}] 




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