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car·pet bee·tle

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  1. carpet beetle, carpet bugnoun

    small beetle whose larvae are household pests feeding on woolen fabrics


  1. carpet beetle

    A carpet beetle is a type of small insect belonging to the family Dermestidae that is known for causing damage to carpets, upholstery, and clothing. These beetles feed on various items that contain animal fibers including wool, silk, leather, fur, and feathers. The larvae, often referred to as 'woolly bears', can be especially destructive. Adult carpet beetles are small, rounded, and usually dark in color, often with patterned markings. They are prevalent in many parts of the world and can be problematic for homes, businesses, and museums.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of carpet beetle in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of carpet beetle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4


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