Xylophilan
Xylophilan Xy*loph"i*lan, n. [See {Xylophilous}.] (Zo["o]l.) One of a tribe of beetles ({Xylophili}) whose larv[ae] live on decayed wood. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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