Meaning of leaf-footed bug

leaf'-foot•ed bug'

Pronunciation: (lēf'foot"id), [key]
  1. any of numerous plant-sucking or predaceous bugs of the family Coreidae, typically having leaflike legs: several species are pests of food crops. Also called
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