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- n. A type of rhinoceros beetle, scientific name Dynastes hercules known for its considerable strength and for being one the longest insect in the world.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. any species of Dynastes, an American genus of very large lamellicorn beetles, esp. Dynastes hercules of South America, which grows to a length of six inches.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A very large Brazilian lamellicorn beetle, Megasoma or Dynastes hercules.
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