from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various small beetles or moths whose larvae bore into the twigs of certain trees, especially fruit trees.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. any one of several species of small beetles which bore into twigs of shrubs and trees, as the apple-tree twig borer (Amphicerus bicaudatus).
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