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

  • n. See gold bug.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. any small gold-colored beetle of the family Chrysomelid├Ž; -- called also golden beetle.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Any one of several leaf-beetles and tortoise-beetles, as Chrysochus auratus and Coptocycla aurichalcea.


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