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A very large, boldly marked silkworm moth that occurs in both the Old and New World tropics.
- ‘Some of the atlas moths and a Noctuid moth have wingspans over 300 mm.’
- ‘Animal life includes the one-horned rhinoceros of Java, orangutans (found only in Kalimantan and Sumatra), miniature deer, atlas moths (which have a wingspan of 25 centimetres) and the brilliantly coloured, flightless bird of paradise.’
- ‘It includes the atlas moths Rothschildia, which are the largest in the country.’
- ‘Color slides and digital images include a wide variety of North American and tropical species including hawkmoths, silkmoths, tiger moths, atlas moths, micro moths, prominents, caterpillars and many others.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.