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Origin of stick insect
First recorded in 1850–55
Words nearby stick insect
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British Dictionary definitions for stick insect
any of various mostly tropical insects of the family Phasmidae that have an elongated cylindrical body and long legs and resemble twigs: order PhasmidaAlso called (US and Canadian): walking stick See also leaf insect
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