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Noun: hummingbird moth
  1. Any of various moths with long narrow forewings capable of powerful flight and hovering over flowers to feed
    - hawkmoth, hawk moth, sphingid, sphinx moth

Derived forms: hummingbird moths

Type of: moth

Part of: family Sphingidae, Sphingidae

Encyclopedia: Hummingbird moth