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Noun: phasmid
  1. Large cylindrical or flattened mostly tropical insects with long strong legs that feed on plants; walking sticks and leaf insects
    - phasmid insect

Derived forms: phasmids

Type of: insect

Part of: order Phasmatodea, order Phasmida, Phasmatodea, Phasmida

Encyclopedia: Phasmid