Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of moths belonging to the Phycidæ, a family founded by Zeller in 1839.

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Examples

  • At least, caterpillars one-fourth grown and contained in cocoons apparently not essentially different from the smaller ones, contain worms having the characteristic appearance of the grown _acrobasis_.

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