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ci·ca·da

cicada

 
pronunciation:
sih keI d [or] sih ka d
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part of speech: noun
inflections: cicadae, cicadas
definition: a large insect with a stout body and two pairs of thin, clear wings. The male cicada makes a loud, shrill noise.
 
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