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Pronunciation: ve-jo'vis

Definition: A genus of scorpions (the so-called devil scorpions of North America), including Vejovis spinigerus, the stripe-tailed devil scorpion; Vejovis carolinianus, the southern devil scorpion; and Vejovis flavus, the slender devil scorpion.

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