Hairy caterpillars | definition of hairy caterpillars by Medical dictionary
hairy (redirected from hairy caterpillars)
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Of or resembling hair.
See also: hirsutism
Covered with hair or hairlike projections: a hairy caterpillar.
hair′i·ness n.Drug slang noun A regionally popular street term for heroin
Vox populi adjective Hirsute; replete with hair, pellose
hairy adjective Vox populi Hirsute; replete with hair, pellose
1. Of or resembling hair.
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In an experiment to examine ant response to caterpillar hairs, I offered two hairy caterpillar
species, Tarchon sp.
And he said, 'You're also seeing less of the small, black hairy caterpillars
here - the Siani Blewogs.
He writes: I have found hairy caterpillars
spinning webs in among the leaves of my cherry trees.
I appeared to be sharing my new home with about 30 sheep, various birds, numerous hairy caterpillars
and lots of water voles, hidden underground.
SUPER hairy caterpillars
which cause breathing trouble and nasty rashes are on the march.