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weevil US English

A small beetle with an elongated snout, the larvae of which typically develop inside seeds, stems, or other plant parts. Many are pests of crops or stored foodstuffs

boll weevil US English

A small weevil that feeds on the fibers of the cotton boll. It is a major pest of the American cotton crop

grain weevil US English

A weevil that is a common pest of stored grain, which is eaten by the larvae