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billbug

Syllabification: bill·bug
Pronunciation: /ˈbilˌbəɡ
 
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Definition of billbug in English:

noun

A typically large weevil that feeds on various grasses and grains.
Example sentences
  • The endophytes make Turf Alive! lawns invulnerable to webworms, billbugs, armyworms, cutworms, aphids and some weevils.
  • If oblong holes in the leaves are detected and the pest is not found, the damage is probably from billbugs.
  • As its name implies, Cruiser Extreme Pak BB / CRW has a higher insecticide rate, which adds control of billbug and corn rootworm.

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