woubit

noun
wou·bit | \ˈwüˌbit\
plural -s

Definition of woubit 

dialectal, British

: a hairy caterpillar especially : woolly bear

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History and Etymology for woubit

Middle English wolbode, from woll wool + -bode (perhaps akin to Old English budda beetle)

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