tortricid

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n tortricid any of numerous small moths having lightly fringed wings; larvae are leaf rollers or live in fruits and galls
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Tortricid (Zoöl) Of or pertaining to Tortix, or the family Tortricidæ.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • tortricid In entomology, of or belonging to the lepidopterous family Tortricidæ, or having their characters.
    • tortricid In herpetology, belonging to the ophidian family Tortricidæ, or having their characters.
    • n tortricid In entomology, a moth of the family Tortricidæ.
    • n tortricid In herpetology, a serpent of the family Tortricidæ; a cylinder-snake.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Tortrix