Definition of Moth-resistant

1. Adjective. Resistant to damage by moths.

Exact synonyms: Mothproof
Similar to: Imperviable, Impervious



Lexicographical Neighbors of Moth-resistant

moteliers
motelike
motels
moten
motes
motesanib
motet
motets
motett
motetts
motey
moth
moth-eaten
moth-eaten alopecia
moth-er
moth-resistant (current term)
moth bean
moth miller
moth mullein
moth orchid
moth patch
moth plant
mothball
mothballed
mothballing
mothbally
mothed
mothen

Literary usage of Moth-resistant

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Pamphlets on Forestry in New Hampshire (1914)
"Only moth resistant trees (evergreens and a few species of hardwoods) are being grown at the state nursery for roadside planting. ..."

2. The Forests of Plymouth County: The Results of a Forest Survey of the Twenty by James J. Morris, Massachusetts State Forester (1918)
"In a few years a further cutting of oaks will be made when the stand will become entirely moth resistant. Not only are the hard woods adaptable for sale at ..."

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