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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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