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  • n. Plural form of ecdysis.

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Examples

  • Thus in the life-story of an insect or other arthropod, such as a lobster, a spider, or a centipede, there must be a succession of cuticle-castings -- 'moults' or _ecdyses_ as they are often called.

    The Life-Story of Insects

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