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

  • n. See noctuid.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any moth of the family Noctuidae.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. any noctuid moth.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. usually dull-colored medium-sized nocturnal moth; the usually smooth-bodied larvae are destructive agricultural pests


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