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pyxidium

  
, pyxis  
      n   pl   , -ia   , pyxides   the dry fruit of such plants as the plantain: a capsule whose upper part falls off when mature so that the seeds are released  
     (C19: via New Latin from Greek puxidion a little box, from puxis box, pyx)  
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pygidium, pycnidium, Pyxis, pyxie

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