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scarabaeoid

[skar-uh-bee-oid] /ˌskær əˈbi ɔɪd/
adjective, Also, scaraboid
[skar-uh-boid] /ˈskær əˌbɔɪd/ (Show IPA)
1.
resembling a scarab.
noun
2.
an imitation or counterfeit scarab.
Origin of scarabaeoid
1885-1890
First recorded in 1885-90; scarabae(us) + -oid
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scarabaeoid

/ˌskærəˈbiːɔɪd/
adjective
1.
Also scaraboid (ˈskærəˌbɔɪd). of, relating to, or resembling a scarabaeid
2.
a former word for lamellicorn
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