rose weevil

noun

Definition of rose weevil

: a weevil (Pantomorus godmani) that destroys the leaves and flowers of the rose and other plants and whose larva feeds on the roots

called also rose beetle

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“Rose weevil.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rose%20weevil. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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