[n] - any of various moth caterpillars that destroy cotton bolls
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Boll'worm` noun (Zoology) The larva of a moth ( Heliothis armigera ) which devours the bolls or unripe pods of the cotton plant, often doing great damage to the crops.
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<zoology> The larva of a moth (Heliothis armigera) which devours the bolls or unripe pods of the cotton plant, often doing great damage to the crops. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998) ...
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noun any of various moth caterpillars that destroy cotton bolls
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• (n.) The larva of a moth (Heliothis armigera) which devours the bolls or unripe pods of the cotton plant, often doing great damage to the crops.
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any larva of various moths (order Lepidoptera), including the pink bollworm of the family Gelechiidae (see gelechiid moth) and some Heliothis ... [2 related articles]
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A bollworm is a common term for any larva of a moth that attacks the fruiting bodies of certain crops, especially cotton. The most common moths known as bollworms are: == See also == ...
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bollworm, name for the larvae of two different moths. The pink bollworm is a serious pest of cotton, and the corn earworm, or cotton bollworm, attacks cotton, corn, and other crops.
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