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snapping beetle


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

  • n. See click beetle.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • See Snap beetle, under Snap.

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

  • n. able to right itself when on its back by flipping into the air with a clicking sound


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