Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Any one of several species of blister-beetles which eat potato-leaves. Epicauta vittata is an example.

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Examples

  • 'ornits, snails an' green caterpillars -- ah! an 'I shouldn't wonder if potato-fly got amongst 'em, too!

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