from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Zoöl.) The larva of any moth of the genus Hyphantria, which spins a web around the foliage on which it feeds.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Hyphantria cunea, a moth in the family Arctiidae known principally for its larval stage, which creates characteristic webbed nests on a wide variety of hardwood trees in the late summer and fall.

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  • noun a variety of webworm


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