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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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18-year old Port Talbot youngster Regan Grace made a mark on his debut with 10 minutes to go, picking up a Barthau grubber in the Wales goal area to deny les tricolours yet again.
Wales were not out of this contest by any means, but needed to start making better decisions in key areas of the field, Jamie Roberts guilty of putting in a pointless grubber kick with men outside and making it easy for Farrell to come across and nullify the attack.
Neil Roden's instinctive grubber kick was perfecty weighted and Miles Greenwood claimed in-goal to score, giving them an eight-point cushion with just 15 minutes left.
Sarries captain Steve Borthwick cleverly shielded Falcons hooker Matt Thompson to make the space for Jackson's grubber - never likely to be penalised, but still beyond legality.
Thunder got off to a dream start when Johnny Woodcock fumbled Joel Barnes' grubber kick and Graeme Jeffries touched down.
Dig out persistent lawn weeds such as dandelions with a daisy grubber or sharp transplanting trowel.
The `Volcano' did brilliantly to squeeze in in the corner and touch down a difficult bouncing grubber kick.
With a minute to go and the scores tied at 20-20, Poitrenaud let a grubber kick dribble over his try line, but Wasps scrum-half Rob Howley beat him to the touchdown to win the match - the first time his side have got their hands on the silverware.
Martyn then followed up a grubber kick from Sean Long to claim a second try that put the game beyond the reach of their neighbours.
New Zealand and England both identified Wales largely operate with 14 men across the pitch and just one sweeper behind, making them vulnerable to clever grubber kicks and chips over the top.
Prop Brad Singleton was on hand to touch down (right) when McGuire's grubber kick bounced off a post.
As Lions defended stoutly after the break, outside centre Stefan Shillingford put through a precision grubber kick that Lions failed to deal with and, following a turnover, the ball was shipped out wide to Farrington who stormed over for a try in the corner.