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Related to rose beetle: rose chafer
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|Noun||1.||rose beetle - a common metallic green European beetle: larvae feed on plant roots and adults on leaves and flowers of e.g. roses|
scarabaean, scarabaeid, scarabaeid beetle - any of numerous species of stout-bodied beetles having heads with horny spikes
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