Definition of Spindleworm

1. n. The larva of a noctuid mmoth (Achatodes zeæ) which feeds inside the stalks of corn (maize), sometimes causing much damage. It is smooth, with a black head and tail and a row of black dots across each segment.

Definition of Spindleworm

1. Noun. (rare) The larva of a noctuid moth (''Achatodes zeae'') which feeds inside the stalks of maize, sometimes causing much damage. It is smooth, with a black head and tail and a row of black dots across each segment. ¹

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Medical Definition of Spindleworm

1. The larva of a noctuid mmoth (Achatodes zeae) which feeds inside the stalks of corn (maize), sometimes causing much damage. It is smooth, with a black head and tail and a row of black dots across each segment. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Spindleworm

spindle cell sarcoma
spindle fibre
spindle horn
spindle tree
spindleberry
spindleberry tree
spindled
spindlelegs
spindler
spindlers
spindles
spindleshanks
spindletail
spindletails
spindlework
spindleworm (current term)
spindleworms
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spindliest
spindliness
spindling
spindly
spindom
spindrift
spindrifts
spine
spine-board
spine-chiller
spine-chillers
spine-chilling

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