potter wasp

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n potter wasp any of various solitary wasps that construct vase-shaped cells of mud for their eggs
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Potter wasp (Zoöl) a small solitary wasp (Eumenes fraternal) which constructs a globular nest of mud and sand in which it deposits insect larvæ, such as cankerworms, as food for its young.
    • Potter wasp See under Potter.
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Usage


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