Definitions for xylocopa

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Xylocopa, genus Xylocopa(noun)

    carpenter bees

Webster Dictionary

  1. Xylocopa(noun)

    a genus of hymenopterous insects including the carpenter. See Carpenter bee, under Carpenter

  2. Origin: [NL., fr. Gr. cutting wood; xy`lon wood + to cut.]

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