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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Negro \Ne"gro\, a. Of or pertaining to negroes; black. [1913 Webster] Negro bug (Zool.), a minute black bug common on the raspberry and blackberry. It produces a very disagreeable flavor. negro corn, the Indian millet or durra; -- so called in the West Indies. See Durra. --McElrath. Negro fly (Zool.), a black dipterous fly (Psila rosae) which, in the larval state, is injurious to carrots; -- called also carrot fly. Negro head (Com.), Cavendish tobacco. [Cant] --McElrath. Negro monkey (Zool.), the moor monkey. [1913 Webster]