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deathwatch beetle

Translation of deathwatch beetle in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • Male death-watch beetles bang their heads against the sides of their wooden tunnels to attract females.
    • Indeed, the behaviour of death-watch beetle actually makes it more susceptible to surface treatments than common furniture beetle.
    • Anobiids are similar to lyctids in color and size, but are cylindrical; the common furniture and death-watch beetles belong in this group.

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