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casemaking clothes moth

[keys-mey-king] /ˈkeɪsˌmeɪ kɪŋ/
noun
1.
See under clothes moth.

clothes moth

noun
1.
any of several small moths of the family Tineidae, the larvae of which feed on wool, fur, etc., especially Tinea pellionella (casemaking clothes moth)
Origin
1745-1755
1745-55
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British Dictionary definitions for casemaking clothes moth

clothes moth

noun
1.
any of various tineid moths, esp Tineola bisselliella, the larvae of which feed on wool or fur
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