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  • n. Plural form of caterpillar.


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  • What is the sound of caterpillars fighting, grasshopper?

    September 4, 2009

  • I separated another dollar from my exhibit and it went into his pocket with a sound like caterpillars fighting.
    --Raymond Chandler, 1943, The Lady in the Lake, chapter 13

    September 4, 2009