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collembola


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Collembola  \Col*lem"bo*la\,  n.  pl  [NL.,  fr  Gr  ko`lla  glue  + 
  'e`mbolon  wedge,  peg;  --  so  called  from  their  having 
  collophores.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  The  division  of  Thysanura  which  includes  {Podura},  and  allied 
  forms. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Collembola 
  n  :  minute  wingless  arthropods:  springtails  [syn:  {Collembola}, 
  {order  Collembola}] 




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