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Earwig

Definition of earwig:

part of speech: noun

A common insect with forceps at its tail, incorrectly supposed to creep into the brain through the ear: one who gains the ear of another by stealth for a bad end.

part of speech: noun

A well- known insect with a pair of curved forceps at its tail, supposed to creep into the ear.

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