Budlet

Bud´let


n.1.A little bud springing from a parent bud.
We have a criterion to distinguish one bud from another, or the parent bud from the numerous budlets which are its offspring.
- E. Darwin.
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BUDLET addressed the prevention of a landing of up to fifty guerillas on all three of the islands.
CUTLAS : COTMAN SUCLAT : SOCMAN CURPIN : CARBID BOGMEN : BUGLES BOGMEN : BUGLET LAMBED : LUMPEN BADGER : BUDLET COLIES : CULMEN METHOD : MATRON SUNLIT : SANGIR TUBMAN : TOBIAS CAPRIN : CUPRID
It could be birds simply pulling at them, but most likely it would be the aphid that gets on Honeysuckle destroying the embryo budlet.