leafroller
leafroller leafroller, leaf roller leaf roller . (Zo["o]l.) The larva of any tortricid moth which makes a nest by rolling up the leaves of plants and tying the leaves with spun silk; aalso, the moth itself. See {Tortrix}. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5]

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