Definition of Billbug
1. a weevil [n -S] - See also: weevil
Medical Definition of Billbug
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Billbug
Literary usage of Billbug
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Our Vanishing Wild Life: Its Extermination and Preservation by William Temple Hornaday (1913)
"... bug Cotton boll worm Bean-leaf beetle Striped garden caterpillar Wireworm Cutworms May beetle Grasshoppers Corn billbug Corn-louse ants Imbricated-snout ..."
2. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science by Kansas Academy of Science (1922)
"A study of the life history of the maize billbug. Journ. Econ. Ent. 9, pp. 120-128. HUTSON, JC ¡»IS.—Some insect pests in Cuba. Agri. News XVII, No. ..."
3. Index to the Annual Reports of the U. S. Department of Agriculture for the by United States Dept. of Agriculture (1896)
"1886, 406. annual variations per yield, 1884, 480. . available sugar in juice, 188!, 503. billbug, description aud remarks, 1881, 138. notes, 1884, 413; ..."