(), n. [L. aegilopis, Gr. , fr. , gen. , goat + eye.] 1. (Med.) An ulcer or fistula in the inner corner of the eye.
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2. (Bot.) (a) The great wild-oat grass or other cornfield weed. Crabb. (b) A genus of plants, called also hardgrass.
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(), n. [L. aegis, fr. Gr. a goat skin, a shield, goat, or fr. to rush.] A shield or protective armor; -- applied in mythology to the shield of Jupiter which he gave to Minerva. Also fig.: A shield; a protection.
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