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tussore moth

División en sílabas: tus·sore moth

Definición de tussore moth en inglés:

sustantivo

A silkworm moth that is sometimes kept in India and China, with caterpillars ( tussore silkworms) that yield a strong but coarse brown silk.
  • Antheraea mylitta, family Saturniidae
Example sentences
  • Shantung silk was named after the centre of the Chinese tussore moth industry.

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