sand cricket

noun

Definition of sand cricket

: any of several large clumsy terrestrial grasshoppers of the genus Stenopelmatus (family Stenopelmatidae) that resemble crickets and are found in sandy plains of the western U.S.

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“Sand cricket.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sand%20cricket. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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