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grub:

see larvalarva,
independent, immature animal that undergoes a profound change, or metamorphosis, to assume the typical adult form. Larvae occur in almost all of the animal phyla; because most are tiny or microscopic, they are rarely seen. They play diverse roles in the lives of animals.
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grub

[grəb]
(invertebrate zoology)
The larva of certain insects; commonly used in reference to beetles.

grub

To clear a site by removing roots, stumps, and the like.

grub

the short legless larva of certain insects, esp beetles

GRUB

(GRand Unified Bootloader) A program that calls a Unix/Linux operating system into memory. Officially GNU GRUB, GRUB is a popular boot loader due to its flexibility and configuration capabilities, allowing changes to be made at boot time and support for boot images from the network. See GNU and boot loader.
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Diners at Grub Kitchen will be able to tuck into the likes of bug blinis with wild garlic humus and toasted cumin mealworms, bug burgers with a sour dough and cricket flour bun and cricket crepes to round the meal off.
The recipes in the food boxes have been devised by Student Grub founder and passionate foodie, April Green, who was inspired to set up the company when her son was about to start university.
The chemical cannot begin to control the grub population until it is present in the soil zone where the grubs live.
FANS of I'm A Celebrity will be metamortified to hear the show has dropped witchetty grubs from its jungle menu.
Global Grub is an artisan food maker that's on a mission to help people cook their way around the world.
While business in Dubai has taken a back-seat over the summer, Grub says his hotel has still posted some "very, very good" occupancy rates, despite the sweltering heat.
So always check the rating at your local before you decide to dine out and tuck in to your favourite grub.
Grub, area manager Dubai for Starwood Hotels and Resorts and GM at Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers, missed out on the so-called boom days of Dubai when he took up his role in the ill-fated year of 2009.
Grub believes that with the right partner and location, Dubai could soon be home to St.
Data were analyzed by an ANCOVA (SAS Institute 2004) with soil type as a factor, post-treatment grub weight as a dependent variable and initial grub weight as a covariate.
A variety of factors, including soil type and temperature, can affect the nematode's performance as a biocontrol agent--with reductions in grub numbers at treated sites ranging from 0 to 90 percent.
Chafer grub Clerk of the course, Andrew Cooper, said yesterday: "Following a similar occurrence at last year's corresponding fixture the entire course was treated with an appropriate insecticide immediately after this year''s Derby festival.