Dealated vs Dealbated - What's the difference?

dealated | dealbated |


As an adjective dealated

is (entomology) having shed or lost its wings, usually in the normal course of its life cycle.

As a verb dealbated is

(dealbate).

dealated

English

Alternative forms

* de-alated,

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • (entomology) Having shed or lost its wings, usually in the normal course of its life cycle.
  • Synonyms

    * dealate

    dealbated

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (dealbate)

  • dealbate

    English

    Verb

    (dealbat)
  • (obsolete) To whiten.
  • (Cockeram)
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