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cutworm

noun cut·worm \-ˌwərm\

Definition of CUTWORM

:  any of various smooth-bodied chiefly nocturnal noctuid moth caterpillars which often feed on young plant stems near ground level
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First Known Use of CUTWORM

1816
CUTWORM Defined for Kids

cutworm

noun cut·worm \ˈkət-ˌwərm\

Definition of CUTWORM for Kids

:  a moth caterpillar that has a smooth body and feeds on the stems of plants at night
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