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bur·row

(ber'ō),
1. A subcutaneous tunnel or tract made by a parasite (for example, scabies mite).
2. A sinus or fistula.
3. (Rare) To undermine or create a tunnel or tract through or beneath various tissue planes.

burrow

(bur'ro)
A tunnel made in or under the skin (e.g., by an insect or a parasite).
See: cutaneous larva migrans; scabies
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One, a possible burrower, probably ate insects and the larger may have eaten plants as well.
The loan purchased from a local bank was simultaneously modified with the burrower, who Procida will help to lease, refinance or sell the building.
norwegica is a shallow burrower, which lives subtidally in mud and fine sands, stabilized by a few byssal threads (Yonge, 1952).
These solutions were applied to pots of 1,5 dm3 filled with agricultural soil and sand (1:1) with 20 burrower bugs (adults or 5th instar immatures) confined to each pot.
Effect of combined application of Metarhizium anisopliae (Metsch.) Sorokin (Deuteromycotina: Hyphomycetes) strain CIAT 224 and different dosages of imidiacloprid on the subterranean burrower bug Cyrtomenus bergi Froeschner (Hemiptera: Cydnidae).
This large clam is considered a fast burrower, which lives buried in the sediment, migrating seasonally into the intertidal zone.
araucanius would be a primary burrower, since it builds complex burrows are not connected to permanent water bodies, and the entire life cycle of this species occurs inside the burrows.
For example, the species of Progomphus live on inorganic substrates and are found burrower in places with predominance of fine sediment, and Brechmorhoga species live in areas of rocky bottom with current (Assis et al., 2004).
In this scenario, the burrower's ability to qualify for a loan is misrepresented by fabricated employment history, income, credit records, and bank statement balances.
(l) Cymadusa filosa Sargassum binderi, Ga 17.4 [+or -] 3.6 (m) Ulva lactuca mm (4-6 weeks) Peramphiihoe Eisenia arborea, Stipe From the tip to stypotrupetes (n), Laminaria dentigera, burrower the base of the (o) L.