Twig borer

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Twig borer (Zoöl) any one of several species of small beetles which bore into twigs of shrubs and trees, as the apple-tree twig borer Amphicerus bicaudatus).
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Usage

In literature:

TWIG-GIRDLER, TWIG-PRUNER, and TWIG-BORER.
"The Apple" by Various
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