soldier beetle

noun

a yellowish-red cantharid beetle, Rhagonycha fulva, having a somewhat elongated body

Nearby words

  1. sold-out,
  2. soldan,
  3. solder,
  4. soldering iron,
  5. soldier,
  6. soldier bird,
  7. soldier crab,
  8. soldier fly,
  9. soldier of fortune,
  10. soldier on

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