from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See firefly.
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- n. Another name for the firefly.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a luminous beetle. See Firefly.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A firefly or phosphorescent beetle of the family Lampyridæ, related to the European glow-worms.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. nocturnal beetle common in warm regions having luminescent abdominal organs
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