bloody-nosed beetle

noun

a beetle, Timarcha tenebricosa, that exudes bright red blood when alarmed: family Chrysomelidae

Nearby words

  1. bloody caesar,
  2. bloody flux,
  3. bloody mary,
  4. bloody shirt,
  5. bloody-minded,
  6. blooey,
  7. blook,
  8. bloom,
  9. bloom, harold,
  10. bloomed

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