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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 moult /ˈmolt/
 換毛,脫毛(vt.)(vi.)脫毛,換毛

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Moult v. & n. See Molt.
 

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Molt, Moult  v. i. [imp. & p. p. Molted or Moulted; p. pr. & vb. n. Molting or Moulting.]  [The prevalent spelling is, perhaps, moult; but as the u has not been inserted in the otherwords of this class, as, bolt, colt, dolt, etc., it is desirable to complete the analogy by the spelling molt.] To shed or cast the hair, feathers, skin, horns, or the like, as an animal or a bird.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Molt, Moult, v. t. To cast, as the hair, skin, feathers, or the like; to shed.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Molt, Moult, n. The act or process of changing the feathers, hair, skin, etc.; molting.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 moult
      n : periodic shedding of the cuticle in arthropods or the outer
          skin in reptiles [syn: molt, molting, moulting, ecdysis]
      v : cast off hair, skin, horn, or feathers; "out dog sheds every
          Spring" [syn: shed, molt, exuviate, slough]