American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Any of various dull-colored moths of the family Lymantriidae, the caterpillars of which have tufts of hair along the back and are often destructive to deciduous trees.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. (Zoöl.) the imago of any tussock caterpillar. They belong to Orgyia, Halecidota, and allied genera.
- n. dull-colored moth whose larvae have tufts of hair on the body and feed on the leaves of many deciduous trees
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