Anobium

noun Ano·bi·um \əˈnōbēəm\

Definition of Anobium

  1. :  a genus (the type of the family Anobiidae) of small beetles including a number of forms that bore in dry wood — compare furniture beetle, powder-post beetle

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Origin and Etymology of anobium

New Latin, from 1ano- + -bium


First Known Use: 1806


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