locust plague

locust plague
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  • 1915 locust plague — Infobox generic color = orange name = 1915 locust plague| img1 = Locust from the plague in Palestine, 1915.jpg width1 = 200px cap1 = Locust from the 1915 plague| lbl1 = Date row1 =1915 lbl2 = Location: row2 = Palestine lbl3 = Effect: row3 =… …   Wikipedia

  • Locust — For other uses, see Locust (disambiguation). Desert locust, Schistocerca gregaria: male (on top) and female (below) mating Locusts are the swarming phase of short horned grasshoppers of the family Acrididae. These are species that can breed… …   Wikipedia

  • locust — locustlike, adj. /loh keuhst/, n. 1. Also called acridid, short horned grasshopper. any of several grasshoppers of the family Acrididae, having short antennae and commonly migrating in swarms that strip the vegetation from large areas. 2. any of… …   Universalium

  • LOCUST — (Heb. אַרְבֶּה, arbeh), one of the four insects which, having jointed legs above their feet, wherewith to leap upon the earth, are permitted as food (Lev. 11:21–22). The locust was one of the ten plagues of Egypt (Ex. 10:4–19). The reference is… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Plague Soundscapes — Infobox Album | Name = Plague Soundscapes Type = Album Artist = The Locust Released = June 24, 2003 Genre = Hardcore/Noise rock Label = ANTI Reviews = * Allmusic Rating|4|5 [ sql=10:kzd7yl24xpbb link] *… …   Wikipedia

  • locust — noun … OF LOCUSTS ▪ plague, swarm LOCUST + VERB ▪ descend on ▪ A swarm of locusts descended on the countryside. ▪ destroy …   Collocations dictionary

  • plague grasshopper — noun or plague locust : a grasshopper that may rapidly build up vast destructive swarms from a small localized population; especially : either of two Australian grasshoppers (Chortoicetes terminifera or Austroicetes cruciata) …   Useful english dictionary

  • plague locust — noun see plague grasshopper …   Useful english dictionary

  • locust — Insect eaten in Palestine (Lev. 11:21; Mark 1:6) and considered very nutritious. A plague of locusts could utterly destroy a harvest, and as such they were sent against Egypt as punishment [[➝ punishment, everlasting]] for refusing to release the …   Dictionary of the Bible

  • The Locust — Infobox musical artist Name = The Locust Img capt = Justin Pearson (bassist) in concert. Img size = 240 Landscape = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = San Diego, California Genre = Noise rock [ The Locust, Cattle Decapitation, Daughters …   Wikipedia

  • 2004 locust outbreak — The 2004 locust outbreak was the largest infestation of Desert Locust in West and North Africa in more than 15 years and affected a number of countries in the fertile northern regions of Africa.DevelopmentThe increase in Desert Locust breeding… …   Wikipedia

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