• Definition for "cup-gall"
    • A kind of oak-leaf gall. See gall.
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cup-gall definition

  • noun:
    • A kind of oak-leaf gall. See gall.
    • A singular sorts of gall located on the leaves associated with the pine many other trees, of the figure of a cup, or a drinking-glass without its foot, adhering by its point or apex into leaf, and containing the larva of a little fly. The pest which makes cup-galls is Cecidomyia poculum.
    • A kind of oak-leaf gall. See gall.
    • one particular gall on the leaves for the pine plus some various other trees, of the figure of a cup, or a drinking-glass without its foot, adhering by its point or apex towards leaf, and containing the larva of a little fly. The pest which makes cup-galls is Cecidomyia poculum.
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