"pyralid" Definition

  1. n. Any moth of the family Pyralidae. The species are numerous and mostly small, but some of them are very injurious, as the bee moth, meal moth, hop moth, and clover moth.

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Position in dictionary: 80094 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "pyralid": 1
Words that end with "pyralid": 1
Words that contain "pyralid": 1
Next words in dictionary: pyramid, pyramidal, pyramidally, pyramides, pyramidia
Previous words in dictionary: pyral, pyracanth, pyr-, pyoxanthose, pyot

English Dictionary Definition of pyralid

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