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Definition: spring beetle
Elater \El"a*ter\, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? driver, fr. ? to drive.]
1. (Bot.) An elastic spiral filament for dispersing the
spores, as in some liverworts.
2. (Zo["o]l.) Any beetle of the family Elaterid[ae], having
the habit, when laid on the back, of giving a sudden
upward spring, by a quick movement of the articulation
between the abdomen and thorax; -- called also click beetle
, spring beetle, and snapping beetle.
3. (Zo["o]l.) The caudal spring used by Podura and related
insects for leaping. See Collembola.