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Coleoptera
1. The beetles, the largest order of insects, consisting of over 300,000 species.
2. Etymology: from New Latin, neuter plural of Greek koleopteros, "sheath-winged", from koleo(s); also koleo(n), "a sheath" + ptera, "wings".
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