Definition of silkworm moth in English:

silkworm moth

Syllabification: silk·worm moth

Entry from US English dictionary

noun

  • A large moth with a caterpillar that spins a protective silken cocoon.
    • (also the silk moth) a domesticated Asian moth whose larva is the chief commercial silkworm (Bombyx mori, family Bombycidae). (also giant silk moth) a saturniid moth.

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