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palmer-worm

Hebrew: gazam

The English word may denote either a caterpillar (as rendered by the LXX), which wanders like a palmer or pilgrim, or which travels like pilgrims in bands (Joel 1:4; 2:25), the wingless locusts, or the migratory locust in its larva state.

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