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Adj.1.moth-resistant - resistant to damage by moths
imperviable, impervious - not admitting of passage or capable of being affected; "a material impervious to water"; "someone impervious to argument"
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Experts say people have been caught out as clothing manufacturers switched away from moth-resistant fibres to unprotected natural fibres such as cotton.
To examine whether chronic herbivory was necessary to cause ectomycorrhizal declines in pinyons at a cinder site, we selected 20 moth-resistant trees of similar size in 1992 and exposed 10 of them to one season of clipping designed to mimic stem- and cone-boring moth herbivory The remaining 10 trees served as unclipped controls.