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ˈpɪr ə lɪdpyralid

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pyralid, pyralid mothnoun

    usually tropical slender-bodied long-legged moth whose larvae are crop pests


  1. pyralid

    A pyralid is a type of moth that belongs to the family Pyralidae, commonly known as snout moths. This family includes a large number of species and is found all across the world. Many pyralid species are pests as their larvae can cause damage to crops and stored goods.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pyralidnoun

    any moth of the family Pyralidae. The species are numerous and mostly small, but some of them are very injurious, as the bee moth, meal moth, hop moth, and clover moth

  2. Etymology: [L. pyralis, -idis, a kind of winged insect.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pyralid in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pyralid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4


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