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Synonyms for mothball

a small sphere of camphor or naphthalene used to keep moths away from stored clothing

put into long-term storage

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Bridesmaids, mothers-of-the-bride, mothers-of-the-groom, hen groups and friends are also invited to the Moth Ball which will get under way at 7.
A pound of moth balls spread on a carton, allowed passive diffusion into the atmosphere.
DRESS CODE: Free Radio presenters Roisin McCourt and John Dalziel ahead of the Moth Ball
The Moth Ball, which takes place at the Botanical Gardens on July 24, will see hundreds of woman put on their bridal couture in the hope of raising money for Birmingham Children's Hospital.
uk THE European Union has had many of us bewildered with its policies and demands over the years whether it be a war on bent bananas or banning the British institution that is the moth ball.
A MORE than a few of you wrote in with the moth ball remedy - and even more about the problems so many of you have from cats who use other folk's gardens as their giant litter tray.
Nigel Shields' Lang Field was fourth, while former Jamie Osborne inmate Moth Ball was eighth.
Moth Ball put up a career-best performance to take the afternoon's other big race, the Newton Investment Management Rockingham Stakes.
Soon in front, Nightfall held off all challengers, running on gamely to beat the useful-looking Moth Ball by a short head.
The resort in Wishaw will play host to the Moth Ball - which will feature a range of tribute acts in a bid to raise much needed cash for Macmillan Cancer Support.
Rachel Bishop, of Bearwood, is throwing the Moth Ball at the Botanical Gardens on July 24 to raise money for Birmingham Children's Hospital.
Another notable sale was that of a 40,000gns half-sister to the Listed-winning juvenile Moth Ball and early debut winner Western Roots.
Partygoers entered into the spirit of the Moth Ball by putting on outfits they wore as brides, bridesmaids, mothers-of-the-bride and groom and wedding guests.
Her previous meeting with the Royal Stud's stallion produced Moth Ball, winner of last season's Listed Rockingham Stakes.
Brides, along with bridesmaids, mothers-of-the bride, mothers-of-the-groom, hens and friends, will get the chance to celebrate once more in their wedding attire at The Belfry's Moth Ball on October 29.