drinker moth

noun

a large yellowish-brown bombycid eggar moth, Philudoria potatoria, having a stout hairy body, the larvae of which drink dew and feed on grassesAlso called: drinker

Nearby words

  1. drink to me only with thine eyes,
  2. drink-driver,
  3. drink-driving,
  4. drinkable,
  5. drinker,
  6. drinker respirator,
  7. drinkery,
  8. drinking,
  9. drinking fountain,
  10. drinking song

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