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- n. The act of exuviating.
- n. The exuviated coverings; exuviae.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The rejecting or casting off of some part, more particularly, the outer cuticular layer, as the shells of crustaceans, skins of snakes, etc.; molting; ecdysis.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In zoology, the rejection or casting off of some part, as the deciduous teeth, the skin of serpents, the shells of crustaceans, etc.
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