Caterpillar vs Eruca - What's the difference?

caterpillar | eruca |


As a noun caterpillar

is the larva of a butterfly or moth; leafworm.

As a proper noun eruca is

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caterpillar

Alternative forms

* caterpiller (archaic)

Noun

(en noun)
  • The larva of a butterfly or moth; leafworm.
  • The bird just ate that green caterpillar .
  • A vehicle with a caterpillar track; a crawler.
  • Synonyms
    * (moth or butterfly larva)
    Derived terms
    * caterpillar catcher * caterpillar eater * caterpillar hunter * caterpillar track * tent caterpillar

    See also

    * pillar

    eruca

    English

    Noun

    (erucae)
  • (zoology) An insect in the larval state; a caterpillar; a larva.
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