true bug

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Minute pirate bugs and their close cousin, insidious flower bugs, belong to the group of bugs known as true bugs, which include bed bugs, squash bugs and stink bugs. Shari Rudavsky, Indianapolis Star, "What's biting you? Could be these bugs whose bite is bigger than they are," 21 Oct. 2017

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1895, in the meaning defined above

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true bug

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