Definition of 'moult'
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Used Occasionally. moult is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'moult'
British English: moult VERB
When an animal or bird moults, it gradually loses its coat or feathers so that a new coat or feathers can grow.
Finches start to moult at around twelve weeks of age.
Definition of moult from the Collins English Dictionary
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