moth-resistant

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj moth-resistant resistant to damage by moths
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Usage

In literature:

Is it possible that the bird and the moth should resist the attraction?
"The Man Who Laughs" by Victor Hugo
Wool thus treated seems to possess the property of resisting the ravages of the larvae of the moth.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 530, February 27, 1886" by Various
Fish must have something akin to moths in their nature, as many of them simply cannot resist a light.
"Round the Wonderful World" by G. E. Mitton
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In news:

Growers can forestall resistance to the codling moth virus by alternating it with other products.
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