noun Se·sa·mia \sə̇ˈsāmēə, seˈs-\

Definition of Sesamia

  1. :  a genus of noctuid moths many of which have larvae that are destructive to maize, sugarcane, rice, and other crop plants

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Origin and Etymology of sesamia

New Latin, from Latin sesamum sesame + New Latin -ia

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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