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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.

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- 2008). eol - Encyclopedia of Life taxon Acris at http://www.eol.org. Data related to Acris at Wikispecies Media related to Acris at Wikimedia Commons...
- Acri (Calabrian: Eacri; Calabrian Gr****: Acra) is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. The town's prin****l...
- Ranunculus acris is a species of flowering plant in the family Ranunculaceae, and is one of the more common buttercups across Europe and temperate Eurasia...
- Robert R. "Bob" Acri (October 1, 1918 – July 25, 2013) was an American Jazz pianist. Bob graduated from Austin High School in Chicago. While at Austin...
- tabasco (Willd. ex Schltdl. & Cham.) G.Don Myrcia acris (Sw.) DC. Myrcia pimentoides DC. Myrtus acris Sw. Myrtus caryophyllata Jacq. nom. illeg. Myrtus...
- Erigeron acris Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 2: 863. 1753. Fleabane Biota of North America Program, 2014 state-level distribution map, Erigeron acris Flora of...
- for Civil Rights in Israel (ACRI), 78% of Arabs in Jerusalem lived in poverty in 2012, up from 64% in 2006. While the ACRI attributes the increase to the...
- University of Hong Kong Press, pages 4-6, 14-16, 94-96, 160-161, 253 Andrea Acri (2015). D Christian Lammerts, ed. Buddhist Dynamics in Premodern and Early...
- Dendrophilia acris is a moth of the Gelechiidae family. It was described by Park in 1995. It is found in Taiwan. Catalogue of the Subfamily Dichomeridinae...
- Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology. 40 (2): 127–142. doi:10.1375/acri.40.2.127. In common law jurisdictions like the United Kingdom, Australia...
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