A term used to describe the flaccid condition (flaccidity) seen in silkworm larvae suffering from dysentery.
Flacherie (literally: `flaccidness`) is a disease of silkworms, caused by silkworms eating infected or contaminated mulberry leaves. Flacherie infected silkworms look weak and can die from this disease. Silkworm larvae that are about to die from Flacherie are a dark brown. There are two kinds of flacherie: essentially, infectious (viral) flacher.....Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flacherie
• (n.) A bacterial disease of silkworms, supposed to be due to eating contaminated mulberry leaves.Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/flacherie/
[ French] A bacterial disease of silkworms, supposed to be due to eating contaminated mulberry leaves. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/F/36
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