chinch bug definition

  • noun:
    • Chiefly Southern & Midland U.S. a little black-and-white insect (Blissus leucopterus) which very destructive to grains and grasses.
    • Chiefly Southern & Midland U.S. See bedbug.
    • see chinch{2}.
    • little black-and-white pest that nourishes on cereal grasses

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