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Definition 1: migratory grasshoppers of warm regions having short antennae - [noun denoting animal]

(locust is a kind of ...) grasshopper with short antennae

(... is a kind of locust ) Old World locust that travels in vast swarms stripping large areas of vegetation

(... is a kind of locust ) serious pest of grain-growing and range areas of central and western United States

Definition 2: any of various hardwood trees of the family Leguminosae - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for locust in the sense of this definition

(locust is a kind of ...) a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms

(... is a kind of locust ) West Indian locust tree having pinnate leaves and panicles of large white or purplish flowers; yields very hard tough wood

(... is a kind of locust ) honey locust of swamps and bottomlands of southern United States having short oval pods; yields dark heavy wood

(... is a kind of locust ) tall usually spiny North American tree having small greenish-white flowers in drooping racemes followed by long twisting seed pods; yields very hard durable reddish-brown wood; introduced to temperate Old World

(... is a kind of locust ) large thorny tree of eastern and central United States having pinnately compound leaves and drooping racemes of white flowers; widely naturalized in many varieties in temperate regions

(... is a kind of locust ) small rough-barked locust of southeastern United States having racemes of pink flowers and glutinous branches and seeds

(... is a member of locust) a large family of trees, shrubs, vines, and herbs bearing bean pods; divided for convenience into the subfamilies Caesalpiniaceae; Mimosaceae; Papilionaceae

(locust is made of the substance ...) hardwood from any of various locust trees

Definition 3: hardwood from any of various locust trees - [noun denoting plant]

(locust is a kind of ...) the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees

(... is made of the substance locust) any of various hardwood trees of the family Leguminosae

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