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seventeen-year locust

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See periodical cicada.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. North American cicada; appears in great numbers at infrequent intervals because the nymphs take 13 to 17 years to mature

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