noun mealy·bug \ˈmē-lē-ˌbəg\

Definition of MEALYBUG

:  any of a family (Pseudococcidae) of scale insects that have a white cottony or waxy covering and are destructive pests especially of fruit trees

First Known Use of MEALYBUG

July 03, 2015
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to formally question a public official
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