from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the adult moth of any silkworm. See Silkworm.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A bombycine moth whose larva is a silkworm, as Bombyx (or Sericaria) mori.
- n. plural The family Bombycidæ.
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