fiddle beetle

noun

Definition of fiddle beetle

: any of several large flattened long-legged Oriental ground beetles of the genus Mormolyce having an elongated head and thorax and expanded wing cases and resembling a violin in outline

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“Fiddle beetle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fiddle%20beetle. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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