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Usage examples for infestation

  1. The presence of bark is absolutely necessary for infestation by most of the wood- boring grubs, since the eggs and young stages must occupy the outer and inner portions before they can enter the wood. – Seasoning of Wood by Joseph B. Wagner
  2. It is sometimes, in calves, a symptom of infestation with worms. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  3. If the stable or pasture is infested with ticks, the animal should be placed in a tick- free inclosure to prevent additional infestation with these parasites and the introduction of fresh infection into the blood. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  4. In a small vineyard or with a slight infestation it often pays to pick and destroy the berries infested by the spring brood. – Manual of American Grape-Growing by U. P. Hedrick
  5. When the infestation is only moderate, this latter method is not advised, owing to the lateness of the time of horse- hoeing. – Manual of American Grape-Growing by U. P. Hedrick
  6. All animals in the herd should be treated regardless of the number showing infestation – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  7. Why Virginia should have been spared- especially in view of the known rat- infestation aboard ship- remains a question. – Medicine in Virginia, 1607-1699 by Thomas P. Hughes
  8. The greatest drawback to the hog industry which breeders in this country have to contend against is found in the losses which may be experienced through the infestation of the animals, especially young pigs, by parasites, through outbreaks of hog cholera or swine plague, or through the contraction of tuberculosis. – Pratt's Practical Pointers on the Care of Livestock and Poultry by Pratt Food Co.
  9. 358. The burning or flame of that love, which is zeal, is a spiritual burning or flame, arising from an infestation and assault of the love, n. – The Delights of Wisdom Pertaining to Conjugial Love by Emanuel Swedenborg
  10. If the treatment used were absolutely effective in destroying each and every tick on the animals treated there would be no renewal of the infestation after the treatment is begun. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  11. If the infestation is bad the caterpillars are often numerous enough to devour the leaves as fast as the trees are able to develop them. – The Boy Scout Fire Fighters by Irving Crump
  12. Spraying will control a moderate infestation – Manual of American Grape-Growing by U. P. Hedrick

Rhymes for infestation