frosted scale

noun

Definition of frosted scale

: an unarmored scale (Lecanium pruinosum) that has a body covered with a frosting of wax and is a pest on peach and apricot trees

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“Frosted scale.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/frosted%20scale. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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