from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A prominent genus of tineid moths, of the family Gelechiidæ, having ocelli, and both fore and hind wings turned forward at tip. The larvæ are leaf-rollers. Nine species are known in Europe and thirteen in the United States.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Sorry, no example sentences found.
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.