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canegrub

/ (ˈkeɪnˌɡrʌb) /

noun

any of various grubs that are a pest of sugar cane, especially, in Australia, the greyback canegrub, Dermolepida albohirtum

Nearby words

cane toad, canea, canebrake, canebreak, canecutter, canegrub, canella, caner, canes venatici, canescent, canetti
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