scopuliped

Scopuliped

Scop"u*li*ped\, n. [L. scopulae, pl., a little broom (fr. scopae a broom) + pes, pedis, foot.] (Zo["o]l.) Any species of bee which has on the hind legs a brush of hairs used for collecting pollen, as the hive bees and bumblebees.
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