Medical Definition of Meloe

1. A genus of beetles without wings, but having short oval elytra; the oil beetles. These beetles are sometimes used instead of cantharides for raising blisters. See Oil beetle, under Oil. Origin: NL, fr. Gr. To probe a wound. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)



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