Cockchafer

Cock"chaf`er

(?), n. [See Chafer the beetle.] (Zol.) A beetle of the genus Melolontha (esp. Melolontha vulgaris) and allied genera; -- called also May bug, chafer, or dorbeetle.
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Cock"crow

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Cock"crow`ing

, } n. The time at which cocks first crow; the early morning; the first light of day.
Syn. -- dawn, dawning, morning, aurora, first light, daybreak, break of day, break of the day, dayspring, sunrise, sunup.
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