salt-marsh caterpillar


noun

the fuzzy larva of a moth, Estigmene acrea, of North America, destructive to various crops.

Nearby words

  1. salt well,
  2. salt-and-pepper,
  3. salt-box,
  4. salt-cellar,
  5. salt-losing nephritis,
  6. salt-rising bread,
  7. salta,
  8. saltando,
  9. saltant,
  10. saltarello

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