agaveworm

noun aga·ve·worm \ə-ˈgä-vē-ˌwərm also -ˈgā-\

Definition of agaveworm

  1. :  the larva of various butterflies (as Aegiale hesperiaris) of the family Megathymidae that is fried and eaten in Mexico and the U.S. —called also maguey worm

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1884

First Known Use of agaveworm

1884


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