from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The destructive larva of a hawk moth (Manduca sexta) of the southern United States and the West Indies that feeds on the leaves of tobacco plants. Also called tobacco worm.
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- n. large green white-striped hawkmoth larva that feeds on tobacco and related plants; similar to tomato hornworm
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