Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Relating to organisms that have sporadic and random intervals during the day or night in which food is acquired

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • Next, they took the same measurements in 164 living birds and lizards that are night-active (nocturnal), day-active (diurnal), day- and night-active (cathemeral) or twilight-active (crepuscular).

    The Australian | News |

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.