from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to the silkworm.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Pertaining to, or obtained from, the silkworm.


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  • a run in a silk stocking??

    bombic acid was first associated with silkworms.

    Is a smooth bombing run silky?

    October 24, 2010

  • silkworm acid

    October 24, 2010