noun car·a·bus \ˈkarəbəs\

Definition of carabus

  1. 1 capitalized :  a genus (the type of the family Carabidae) of large ground beetles

  2. 2 plural -es :  an insect of the genus Carabus

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Origin and Etymology of carabus

New Latin, from Greek karabos horned beetle — more at caravel

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to cast off or become cast off

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