any of several mites that infest flour and other stored organic materials and may be a serious pest; some may cause itching in persons handling infected material
- Flour moth
noun 1. a pyralid moth, Ephestia Kuehniella, the larvae of which are an important pest of flour mills and granaries
[flouuh r-ee, flou-uh-ree] /ˈflaʊər i, ˈflaʊ ə ri/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or resembling . 2. white with .
[flout] /flaʊt/ verb (used with object) 1. to treat with disdain, scorn, or contempt; scoff at; mock: to flout the rules of propriety. verb (used without object) 2. to show disdain, scorn, or contempt; scoff, mock, or gibe (often followed by at). noun 3. a disdainful, scornful, or contemptuous remark or act; insult; gibe. /flaʊt/ […]
[floh] /floʊ/ verb (used without object) 1. to move along in a stream: The river flowed slowly to the sea. 2. to circulate: blood flowing through one’s veins. 3. to stream or well forth: Warmth flows from the sun. 4. to issue or proceed from a source: Orders flowed from the office. 5. to menstruate. […]