wave moth

noun

any of several small geometrid moths with wavy markings, such as the common wave (Deilinia exanthemata), with grey-marked wings, and the lighter common white wave (D. pusaria)Often shortened to: wave

Nearby words

  1. wave equation,
  2. wave farm,
  3. wave front,
  4. wave function,
  5. wave mechanics,
  6. wave number,
  7. wave of the future,
  8. wave power,
  9. wave speed,
  10. wave tank

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