• Definition for "corn earworm"
    • the big destructive larva of a moth (Heliothis…
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corn earworm definition

  • noun:
    • the big destructive larva of a moth (Heliothis zea) that feeds on corn and lots of other flowers. Also known as bollworm, earworm.
    • larva of a noctuid moth; very destructive to specifically corn and cotton and tomato plants
    • the big destructive larva of a moth (Heliothis zea) that nourishes on corn and many other flowers. Also known as bollworm, earworm.
    • larva of a noctuid moth; highly destructive to specifically corn and cotton fiber and tomato plants
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