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Definition(s):

  • (n) bug of temperate regions that infests especially beds and feeds on human blood

Usage(s):

  1. Men, monkeys and chinch-bugs are colloidal aggregates.
  2. Three successive winters favorable to chinch bugs had raised Corn Belt infestation to menacing proportions.
  3. Motorists in Grundy County, Illinois, saw chinch bugs in ribbons 100 ft.

News

  • Garden tip of the week: Chinch bugs

    This is the time when chinch bug damage can start showing up in St. Augustine grass lawns. It's a good idea to scout sunny areas facing south or west and areas near sunny paved surfaces on a weekly basis.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The St. Augustine Record

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