Noun(1) any of various large European beetles destructive to vegetation as both larvae and adult
(1) At peak abundance, cockchafers reached densities of more than 50 individuals per meter of twig on some fruit trees and on shrubs.(2) What a pleasant change from the labourer's unvarying meal of bread, lard, and bacon would be a good dish of fried cockchafers or grasshoppers!
(1) cockchafer :: meikever
(2) cock :: haan
(3) chafer :: kever
1. may bug ::
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