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bookworm,

popular name for the larvae of several beetles that bore through books, e.g., the drugstore, spider, and deathwatch beetles.
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bookworm

any of various small insects that feed on the binding paste of books, esp the book louse
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Tickets are available at the door, The Brantford Bookworm, the Westdale Bookworm in Hamilton, Green Heron Books in Paris, and the Florian Clinic in Simcoe or online at www.ticketscene.ca.