peach scale

noun

Definition of peach scale

: any of several scales infesting peach trees: such as
a : a large dark-colored hemispherical scale (Lecanium persicae)
b : a flatter and lighter-colored scale (Pseudaulacaspis pentagona)

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“Peach scale.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/peach%20scale. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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