Zelus

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Zelus

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Reduviidae—certain assassin bugs.

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From Ancient Greek Ζῆλος ‎(Zêlos, literally Zeal, Dedication, Emulation).

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Zelus

  1. (Greek mythology) The god and personification of zeal.

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