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granary weevil

noun
1.
a reddish-brown weevil, Sitophilus granarius, that infests stored grain.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50, Americanism
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  • The granary weevil, on the other hand, cannot fly and does not have spots on its wing covers.

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