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conenose

[kohn-nohz] /ˈkoʊnˌnoʊz/
noun
1.
any of several bloodsucking assassin bugs of the genus Triatoma, some of which inflict a painful bite and serve as vectors of Chagas' disease.
Origin of conenose
1890-1895
First recorded in 1890-95; cone + nose
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