cane borer

noun

Definition of cane borer

: any of various insects having larvae that bore into the pith and destroy the stalks of certain plants — see raspberry cane borer, sugarcane borer

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“Cane borer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cane%20borer. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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