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- n. The larva of a small tortricid moth that feeds on cranberry leaves, giving the plant a burnt look; the cranberry worm
- n. a species of polychaete which may cause pain if touched
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The larva of a small tortricid moth which eats the leaves of the cranberry, so that the vines look as if burned; -- called also cranberry worm.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A glow-worm.
- n. Same as blackhead cranberry-worm.
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