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Acris gryllus
Cricket Crick"et (kr?k"?t), n. [OE. criket, OF. crequet, criquet; prob. of German origin, and akin to E. creak; cf. D. kriek a cricket. See Creak.] (Zo["o]l.) An orthopterous insect of the genus Gryllus, and allied genera. The males make chirping, musical notes by rubbing together the basal parts of the veins of the front wings. Note: The common European cricket is Gryllus domesticus; the common large black crickets of America are G. niger, G. neglectus, and others. Balm cricket. See under Balm. Cricket bird, a small European bird (Silvia locustella); -- called also grasshopper warbler. Cricket frog, a small American tree frog (Acris gryllus); -- so called from its chirping.
Myrcia acris
Bay rum Bay" rum" A fragrant liquid, used for cosmetic and medicinal purposes. Note: The original bay rum, from the West Indies, is prepared, it is believed, by distillation from the leaves of the bayberry (Myrcia acris). The bay rum of the Pharmacop[oe]ia (spirit of myrcia) is prepared from oil of myrcia (bayberry), oil of orange peel, oil of pimento, alcohol, and water.
Pimenta acris
Bayberry Bay"ber*ry, n. (Bot.) (a) The fruit of the bay tree or Laurus nobilis. (b) A tree of the West Indies related to the myrtle (Pimenta acris). (c) The fruit of Myrica cerifera (wax myrtle); the shrub itself; -- called also candleberry tree. Bayberry tallow, a fragrant green wax obtained from the bayberry or wax myrtle; -- called also myrtle wax.
Sacrist
Sacrist Sa"crist, n. [LL. sacrista. See Sacristan.] A sacristan; also, a person retained in a cathedral to copy out music for the choir, and take care of the books.
Sacristan
Sacristan Sac"ris*tan, n. [F. sacristain, LL. sacrista, fr. L. sacer. See Sacred, and cf. Sexton.] An officer of the church who has the care of the utensils or movables, and of the church in general; a sexton.
Sacristies
Sacristy Sac"ris*ty, n.; pl. Sacristies. [F. sacristie, LL. sacristia, fr. L. sacer. See Sacred.] An apartment in a church where the sacred utensils, vestments, etc., are kept; a vestry.
Sacristy
Sacristy Sac"ris*ty, n.; pl. Sacristies. [F. sacristie, LL. sacristia, fr. L. sacer. See Sacred.] An apartment in a church where the sacred utensils, vestments, etc., are kept; a vestry.

Meaning of acris from wikipedia

- cricket frog (disambiguation). 'acris' redirects here. for the romanian village, see acriş. cricket frogs, genus acris, are small, north american frogs
- the acriș is a tributary of the buzău river in romania. administrația națională apelor române - cadastrul apelor - bucurești institutul de meteorologie
- is a commune in braşov county, romania. it is composed of four villages: acriş (egrestelep), buzăiel (kisbodza), dălghiu (döblön) and vama buzăului.
- anatrachyntis acris is a moth in the cosmopterigidae family. it was described by meyrick in 1911, and is known from the seyc****es. lepindex
- cricket frog animal diversity web: acris crepitans usgs: northern cricket frog frogs & toads of georgia: acris crepitans crepitans conant et al. (1998)
- the valea pietrei river is a tributary of the acriș river in romania. administrația națională apelor române - cadastrul apelor - bucurești institutul
- cayratia acris is a species of plant native to australia and papua new guinea. 'cayratia acris'. germplasm resources information network. retrieved
- 'blanchard's cricket frog (acris crepitans blanchardi)'. michigan department of natural resources. retrieved 2012-08-10.  'acris crepitans blanchardi'. michigan