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1. One's mother.
2. One's wife or girlfriend.
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2. (Animals) a large noctuid moth, Mormo maura, that has drab patterned wings originally thought to resemble an elderly Victorian lady's shawl
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1. one's mother.
2. one's wife.
3. one's girlfriend or female lover.
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