Definition of carpet moth in English:

carpet moth

Syllabification: car·pet moth

Entry from US English dictionary


  • A drab moth related to the clothes moth, the larvae of which feed on coarse textiles and animal hair.
    • Trichophaga tapetzella, family Tineidae

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