Drinker moth
Drinker Drink"er, n. One who drinks; as, the effects of tea on the drinker; also, one who drinks spirituous liquors to excess; a drunkard. [1913 Webster]

{Drinker moth} (Zo["o]l.), a large British moth ({Odonestis potatoria}). [1913 Webster]


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