Bombyx mori

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Bombyx mori

[′bäm‚biks ′mȯr·ē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The species name of the commercial silkworm.
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Other Daughters of Los, labouring at Looms less fine Create the Silk-worm & the Spider & the Catterpiller To assist in their most grievous work of pity & compassion (59:45-47; E 209)
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