Definition of turtle bug in English:

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turtle bug


A bug or beetle with a turtlelike carapace, especially an olive-brown shield bug that frequents grassy places.
Example sentences
  • Very quickly the golden turtle bugs will move in and wipe out the bad guys… its hard to believe or have faith in this unless you've seen it in action.

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Syllabification: tur·tle bug

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