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phyl•lox•e•ra



Pronunciation: (fil"uk-sēr'u, fi-lok'sur-u), [key]
n.,
pl. phyl•lox•e•raePronunciation: (fil"uk-sēr'ē, fi-lok'su-rē"), [key] phyl•lox•e•ras.

any of several plant lice of the genus Phylloxera, esp. P. vitifoliae (grape phylloxera), which attacks the leaves and roots of grapevines.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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