Definition of merveille du jour in English:

merveille du jour

Line breaks: mer|veille du jour
Pronunciation: /mɛːˌveɪ d(j)uː ˈʒʊə/

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  • A European moth with greyish-green coloration that camouflages it when at rest on lichen-covered bark.
    • Dichonia aprilina, family Noctuidae


late 19th century: from French, literally 'wonder of the day'.

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