West Indian cane weevil

noun

Definition of West Indian cane weevil

: a tropical American snout beetle (Metamasius hemipterus) that is destructive to sugarcane especially in the West Indies

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“West Indian cane weevil.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/West%20Indian%20cane%20weevil. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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