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caterpillar

cat·er·pil·lar

caterpillar

 
pronunciation:
kae tr pI lr
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a butterfly or moth larva, resembling a worm and often brightly colored.
 
definition 2: (cap.) trademark for a machine propelled by wheels moving within circular tracks mounted on its sides, such as a tractor or tank.
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