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Related / Similar Words: bombycid, bombycid moth, giant silkworm moth

 

Definition:
  • moderate-sized Asiatic moth whose larvae feed on mulberry leaves and produce silk;
  • any silkworm moth of the family Saturniidae;

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    Hyponyms: domestic silkworm moth, Bombyx mori, cynthia moth, Samia cynthia, Samia walkeri, atlas moth, Atticus atlas

     

    Member Meronyms: Bombycidae, family Bombycidae

     

     
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