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

  • n. Chiefly Southern U.S. See dragonfly. See Regional Note at dragonfly.
  • n. See hellgrammite.

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  • n. slender-bodied non-stinging insect having iridescent wings that are outspread at rest; adults and nymphs feed on mosquitoes etc.

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