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moldwarp

[mohld-wawrp] /ˈmoʊldˌwɔrp/
noun
1.
the common European mole, Talpa europaea.
Origin
1275-1325
1275-1325; Middle English moldwerp literally, earth-thrower (see mold3, warp); cognate with Old Saxon moldwerp, Middle High German moltwerf
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moldwarp
early 14c., moldewarp, from P.Gmc. *moldo-worpo(n)-, lit. earth-thrower (see mole (2)).
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