noun Ar·chips \ˈärˌkips\

Definition of Archips

  1. :  a large genus of tortricid moths including a number with larvae that are serious pests of economically important plants, feeding on and webbing the leaves and causing defoliation — compare ugly-nest caterpillar

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Origin and Etymology of archips

New Latin, from archi- + Greek ips woodworm

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a brief usually trivial fact

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