alfalfa looper

noun

Definition of alfalfa looper

: the caterpillar of a noctuid moth (Autographa californica) sometimes injurious to alfalfa

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First Known Use of alfalfa looper

1912, in the meaning defined above

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“Alfalfa looper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alfalfa%20looper. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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