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Definitions of insect:

part of speech: noun

A small animal, as a wasp or fly, with a body as if cut in the middle, or divided into sections: anything small or contemptible.

part of speech: noun

A small creeping or flying animal, such as the fly, bee, & c., whose body appears cut or almost divided into parts.

part of speech: noun

One of a numerous class of animals, the Insecta, having no skeletons, including bugs, bees, etc.

part of speech: adjective

Like an insect: small: mean.

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