apple blight

noun

an aphid, Eriosoma lanigera, that is covered with a powdery waxy secretion and infests apple treesAlso called: American blight

Nearby words

  1. applaudable,
  2. applause,
  3. apple,
  4. apple a day,
  5. apple bee,
  6. apple blossom,
  7. apple box,
  8. apple brandy,
  9. apple butter,
  10. apple green

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