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Definition of the verb exuviate
What does exuviate mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: exuviated | exuviating | exuviates
- cast off hair, skin, horn, or feathers
Alternative definition of the verb exuviate
- [ambitransitive, rare] To shed or cast off a covering, especially a skin; to slough; to molt (moult).
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by Maggenti Mary Ann, Maggenti Armand, Gardner Scott
Word Parts Dictionary (2000)
Standard and Reverse Listings of Prefixes, Suffixes, Roots and Combining Forms, 2d ed. by Michael J. Sheehan
base shed, molt, cast o› (exuvial, exuviate) -ey [variant of -y]suf characterized by; inclined to (clayey, gooey) -faba-, -fabi- [L.faba, bean] base bean (fabaceous, fabiform) -fabr- [L. fabricari, make, construct] base make; ...
by Oxford University Press
exuviate .inchoate . actuate .perpetuate . effectuate . habituate .fluctuate .punctuate . graduate .individuate .menstruate . accentuate ...
by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood
exuviate to cast off or shed skin. eyas a nestlingraptorbird to betrainedasa hawking bird. eye one ofthe paired organs of vision; sometimes called the globe. In the embryo ...
Containing Over 32,000 Words and Phrases. With Supplement of New Words
EXUVIATE Etypical, (e-tlpl-kal) a. differing from the type; of exceptional character. Euchre, (u'ker) v. to defeat ; outwit ; n. a game of cards. Eugenetic, (u-ge-net'ik) a. breeding with different species. Euphuize, (u'fu-iz) v. to be fastidious in the use ...
With Its Correct Spelling, Accurate Pronunciation, and Exact Meaning According to Webster and Worcester. To which is Added an Encyclopedia of Valuable Information, Also a Complete Supplement of New Words
ELEGIZE 334 EXUVIATE ln¡í produced by voltaic electricity. Elegize, (el e-jiz) r. to celebrate or bewail in au elegy. Elite, (a-lêt ) n. select society. Elevator, (el e-vu- tor) ». a contrivance for hoist, ing merchandize or persons to the top of a building.
Containing Every Useful Word in the English Language ... According to Webster and Worcester. To which is Added an Encyclopedia of Valuable Information, Also a Complete Supplement of New Words ... by Charles C. Parker
ELEGIZE 334 EXUVIATE tng produced by volinflammation of the Etypical, te- tlpTkal) a. taic electricity. bowele. differing from the Klegize, (el e-jiz) v. to celebrate ur bewail in Entree, (on-tra ' ) n. a side dish at dinner. type ; of exceptional ...
A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
EXUVIATE Verb. (Latin, exuere = to strip off.) To cast skin; to moult. EXUVIATION Noun. (Latin, exuere = to strip off + English, -tion = result of action or process. PL, Exuviations.) Act or physical process of sheding cast-off 'skin' or Exuviae.
by Merriam-Webster, Inc
fall off, faux pas, getaway, gumshoe, mistake, plummet, slither 8 breakout, downturn, escaping, exuviate, fall away, glissade, nosedive, prolapse, throw off 9 down- slide, downswing, downtrend, pussyfoot slipper 4 mule, shoe 5 brake, romeo, ...
by Robert Sungenis
exuviate, v. to cast off or shed skin, shell, feathers, or antlers; molt. ex-voto, n. an offering in fulfillment of a vow or an expression of gratitude for a miraculous cure of deliverance.
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature ... in Thirty Volumes with New American Supplement
Prawns exuviate more frequently. Mr Warrington saw the change occur with much regularity every twelve days in the Summer season. With the exception then of certain parasitic forms of Crustacea, which, like the Rhizocephala, bave ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1902)
latest edition. A dictionary of arts, sciences and general literature by Day Otis Kellogg, William Robertson Smith
Prawns exuviate more frequently. Mr Warrington saw the chango occur with much regularity every twelve days in the summer season. With the exception then of certain parasitic forms of Crustacea, which, like the Rhizocephala, have ...
a standard work of reference in art, literature, science, history, geography, commerce, biography, discovery and invention
Prawns exuviate more frequently. Mr. Warrington saw the charge occur with much regularity ...
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Scrabble value of E1X8U1V4I1A1T1E1
The value of this 8-letter word is 18 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine