goliath beetle

noun

any very large tropical scarabaeid beetle of the genus Goliathus, esp G. giganteus of Africa, which may grow to a length of 20 centimetres

Nearby words

  1. golgi-mazzoni corpuscle,
  2. golgotha,
  3. goliard,
  4. goliardery,
  5. goliath,
  6. goliath crane,
  7. goliath frog,
  8. goliathan,
  9. golilla,
  10. golliwog

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