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heterometabolous

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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to the Heterometabola; characterized by varying metamorphosis.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. (of an insect) undergoing incomplete metamorphosis in which the nymph is essentially like the adult and there is no pupal stage

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