from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a lepidopterous insect of several species, which destroys the buds of fruit trees; esp. Tmetocera ocellana and Eccopsis malana on the apple tree.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A tortricid moth, Tmetocera ocellana.
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