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  1. blister beetle, meloidnoun

    beetle that produces a secretion that blisters the skin


  1. meloidnoun

    A beetle belongoing to the family Meloidae.


  1. meloid

    Meloid, also known as blister beetle, is a term that refers to any species in a family of insects (Meloidae) characterized by their soft-bodied, elongated shape, distinguished by their wide variation of bright or metallic colors. These beetles are known for secreting a toxic substance called cantharidin which can cause blisters on the skin. They are found worldwide and have around 2500 species under this family.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of meloid in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of meloid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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