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Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A kind of cricket that lives in the woods; specifically, Nemobius sylventris, of Europe.

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Examples

  • Duppo brought us a large wood-cricket, called the _Tanana_, the wonderfully loud and not unmusical notes of which we had often heard.

    On the Banks of the Amazon

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