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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An insect that turns about nimbly; the mole cricket; -- called also fan cricket.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A local name for the fan-cricket or mole-cricket, Gryllotalpa vulgaris.


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