[mawth-eet-n, moth-] /ˈmɔθˌit n, ˈmɒθ-/
eaten or damaged by or as if by the larvae of moths.
decayed or worn out.
out of fashion; antiquated.
decayed, decrepit, or outdated
eaten away by or as if by moths
Worn out by long or rough usage or by neglect: moth-eaten school (1550+)
[muhth -er] /ˈmʌð ər/ noun 1. a female parent. 2. (often initial capital letter) one’s female parent. 3. a mother-in-law, stepmother, or adoptive mother. 4. a term of address for a female parent or a woman having or regarded as having the status, function, or authority of a female parent. 5. a term of familiar […]
[muhth -er-bawrd, -bohrd] /ˈmʌð ərˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/ noun, Computers. 1. a rigid, slotted upon which other that contain the basic circuitry of a computer or of a computer component can be mounted. Compare (def 14). /ˈmʌðəˌbɔːd/ noun 1. (in an electronic system) a printed circuit board through which signals between all other boards are routed motherboard […]
- Mother cell
mother cell n. A cell that divides to produce two or more daughter cells. Also called metrocyte. mother cell (mŭ’ər) See parent cell.
noun 1. a church from which other churches have had their origin or derived their authority. 2. a cathedral or a metropolitan church. 3. the church attended in one’s youth or for the greater part of one’s life.