coleopteran

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coleopteran

(kō′lē-ŏp′tər-ən, kŏl′ē-) also

coleopteron

(-tə-rŏn′)
n.
Any of numerous insects of the order Coleoptera; a beetle.

co′le·op′ter·an, co′le·op′ter·ous (-tər-əs) adj.
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