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corn-leaf aphid

[ kawrn-leef ]
/ ˈkɔrnˌlif /
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noun
a green aphid, Rhopalosiphum maidis, widely distributed in the U.S.: a pest of corn and other grasses.
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Origin of corn-leaf aphid

First recorded in 1935–40
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