from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of several cicadas of the genus Tibicen that produce a shrill sound heard late in summer.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. an hemipterous insect of the genus Cicada, often called locust. See Cicada.
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- n. its distinctive song is heard during July and August
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