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moth

 
pronunciation:
mawth [or] math
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: an insect that has broad wings and flies mostly at night. Moths look like butterflies, but they usually have thicker bodies and bushy antennae and are less colorful.
 
definition 2: an insect called the clothes moth. It lays its eggs in wool or other fabric or fur. When the eggs hatch, the larvae feed on the fabric and damage it.
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