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woodwormnoun

uk   /ˈwʊd.wɜːm/ us   /ˈwʊd.wɝːm/ plural woodworm
[C] the young form of particular types of beetle that make small holes in wood as they feed on it
[U] the damage done to wooden objects when woodworm feed on them: The roof beams were riddled with woodworm.
(Definition of woodworm from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “woodworm”
in Chinese (Simplified) 木蛀虫,木蠹, 木蛀虫害,木蠹虫害…
in Chinese (Traditional) 木蛀蟲,木蠹, 木蛀蟲害,木蠹蟲害…
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