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beet leafhopper

Syllabification: beet leaf·hop·per

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Definition of beet leafhopper in English:

noun

A North American leafhopper found west of the Mississippi River and considered a serious pest to beets and members of the gourd family. It is a principal carrier of the virus that causes curly top.
  • Circulifer tenellus, family Cicadellidae

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