ermine moth

noun

Also called: ermine an arctiid moth of the genus Spilosoma, characterized by dark spots on the light coloured wings, and producing woolly bear caterpillars
small ermine an unrelated micro, Yponomeuta padella

Nearby words

  1. erm,
  2. erma,
  3. ermanaric,
  4. ermentrude,
  5. ermine,
  6. ermite,
  7. ermoupoli,
  8. erna,
  9. ernakulam,
  10. erne

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