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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any unwanted and destructive insect or other animal that attacks food or crops or livestock etc.; A persistently annoying person; Any epidemic disease with a high death rate;

Usage examples (39)
  • In addition, advice is given on simple measures to avoid pest infestation.
  • The word pest arrived in English in the late 1400s in the saliva of a flea.
  • So, I called the pest control company I refer for buyers and put my home under contract.
  • I called the pest control people, and they came with their humane glue traps and I waited for Jorge to succumb. for more
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