porina

noun

NZ
  1. the larva of a moth which causes damage to grassland
  2. (as modifier)porina infestation

Nearby words

  1. poria,
  2. porifera,
  3. poriferan,
  4. poriferous,
  5. poriform,
  6. porion,
  7. porirua,
  8. porism,
  9. pork,
  10. pork barrel

Word Origin for porina

from New Latin

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