ghost moth


noun


Nearby words

  1. ghost crab,
  2. ghost dance,
  3. ghost fishing,
  4. ghost gum,
  5. ghost image,
  6. ghost net,
  7. ghost prisoner,
  8. ghost shrimp,
  9. ghost story,
  10. ghost town

Origin of ghost moth

First recorded in 1825–35

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British Dictionary definitions for ghost moth

ghost moth

noun

any of various large pale moths of the family Hepialidae that are active at dusk
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