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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Migratory grasshoppers of warm regions having short antennae; Any of various hardwood trees of the family Leguminosae.

Usage examples (31)
  • In modern America, we associate the word locust with a grasshopper-type insect.
  • Some of the ancients have observed that the head of a locust is very like, in shape, to the head of a horse.
  • (Job 15: 33) It is needless to add that the locust was a formidable enemy of the olive.
  • The locust is the smaller version of the Scarab, which you can also control but costs a hefty amount. for more
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