Definition of snout beetle in English:

snout beetle

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noun

North American
  • A weevil.
    More example sentences
    • This snout beetle punches holes in the baby pods to lay eggs, and uncontrolled, will ruin almost all the peas.
    • A small snout beetle, it flies and sometimes infests grain in the field before harvest.
    • The state Department of Environmental Protection, South Florida Water District, and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released the small Australian snout beetle in areas infested with heavy growths of melaleuca.

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