cornworm

cornworm

(ˈkɔːnˌwɜːm)
n
(Animals) a cornmoth larva
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Cornworms and pea weevils are stopped by weekly applications of Bacillus thurengiensis.
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And he tells a delightful story about how the Choctaws believed that only twins could rid their cornfields of cornworms. Because Cushman was a twin, local Choctaw leaders appealed to their missionary father to loan his boys for a ceremony to heal the fields.