Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A larva of several tortricid moths, especially the spruce budworm, that devours plant buds.

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  • n. Any of various moth caterpillars.

Etymologies

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bud +‎ worm

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