clavicorn

clavicorn

(ˈklævɪˌkɔːn)
n
(Animals) any beetle of the group Clavicornia, including the ladybirds, characterized by club-shaped antennae
adj
(Animals) of, relating to, or belonging to the Clavicornia
[C19: from New Latin Clavicornia, from Latin clāva club + cornū horn]
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