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cicala


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cicala  \Ci*ca"la\  (ch[-e]*k[aum]"l[.a]),  n.  [It.,  fr  L. 
  cicada.] 
  A  cicada.  See  {Cicada}.  ``At  eve  a  dry  cicala  sung.'' 
  --Tennison. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cicala 
  n  :  stout-bodied  insect  with  large  membranous  wings;  male  has 
  drum-like  organs  for  producing  a  high-pitched  drone  [syn: 
  {cicada}] 




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