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moult

verb [I] UK (US molt) uk   /məʊlt/  us   /moʊlt/
(of a bird or animal) to lose feathers, skin, or hair as a natural process at a particular time of year so that new feathers, skin, or hair can grow
Translations of “moult”
in Vietnamese rụng lông, thay lông…
in Spanish mudar las plumas/la piel…
in Thai ลอกคราบ…
in Malaysian ganti kulit…
in French muer…
in German sich mausern, sich häuten…
in Chinese (Traditional) (鳥或動物)脫毛, 褪皮, 換羽…
in Indonesian ganti kulit…
in Chinese (Simplified) (鸟或动物)脱毛, 褪皮, 换羽…
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