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hypermetamorphism

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  • n. An extreme form of metamorphosis occurring in certain insects (especially beetles of the family Meloidae) in which the animal passes through two or more different larval stages

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In entomology, the character of being subject to hypermetamorphosis; the process of undergoing complete transformation.

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