HIPPA

Hippa

Hip"pa\, Hippe \Hip"pe\, n. (Zo["o]l.) A genus of marine decapod crustaceans, which burrow rapidly in the sand by pushing themselves backward; -- called also bait bug. See Illust. under Anomura.
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