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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 crick·et /ˈkrɪkət/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Crick·et, n.
 1. A low stool.
 2. A game much played in England, and sometimes in America, with a ball, bats, and wickets, the players being arranged in two contesting parties or sides.
 3. Arch. A small false roof, or the raising of a portion of a roof, so as to throw off water from behind an obstacle, such as a chimney.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Crick·et n.  Zool. 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 Gryllus niger, Gryllus 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.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Crick·et, v. i. To play at cricket.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: leaping insect; male makes chirping noises by rubbing the
           forewings together
      2: a game played with a ball and bat by two teams of 11
         players; teams take turns trying to score runs
      v : play cricket