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mothnoun [C]

 us   /mɔθ/
an ​insect with ​wings which is ​similar to a ​butterfly and ​flies esp. at ​night
(Definition of moth from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “moth”
in Korean 나방…
in Arabic عَثّة…
in Malaysian ngengat…
in French papillon de nuit, mite…
in Russian ночная бабочка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蛾,飛蛾…
in Italian falena…
in Turkish güve, pervane…
in Polish ćma…
in Spanish mariposa nocturna, polilla…
in Vietnamese con thiêu thân, mọt vải…
in Portuguese mariposa…
in Thai ผีเสื้อราตรี ออกหากินตอนกลางคืน, แมลงกินผ้า…
in German der Nachtfalter, die Motte…
in Catalan arna…
in Japanese 蛾(ガ)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 蛾,飞蛾…
in Indonesian ngengat…
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