bean-pod borer

noun

Definition of bean-pod borer

: a larval pyralid moth (Etiella zinckenella) that feeds in the developing seeds of beans and other legumes

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“Bean-pod borer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bean-pod%20borer. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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