Definitions

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  • n. Any moth of the family Phalaenidae; a geometrid.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Any moth of the family Phalænidæ, of which the cankerworms are examples; a geometrid.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A member of the family Phalænidæ.
  • Having the characters of or belonging to the family Phalænidæ.

Etymologies

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Ancient Greek a kind of moth.

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