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Origin of chinch bug
Words nearby chinch bug
Example sentences from the Web for chinch bug
The chinch-bug is responsible for the loss of five per cent., or one bushel out of every twenty.
Proletarians for the most part wish, chinch-bug fashion, to crawl into the Elysian fields now occupied by the hated capitalists.The Behavior of Crowds|Everett Dean Martin
The squash-bug, the chinch-bug, and the electric-light bug are examples of these.Cornell Nature-Study Leaflets|Various
Such well-known insects as the Bed-bug and Chinch-bug belong here.Directions for Collecting and Preserving Insects|C. V. Riley
Almost equally important is the damage wrought by the chinch-bug, which is also one of the greatest pests in wheat and oats.