metabolous


metabolous
me·tab·o·lous

English syllables. 2014.

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  • metabolous — adjective undergoing metamorphosis • Syn: ↑metabolic • Ant: ↑ametabolic (for: ↑metabolic) • Derivationally related forms: ↑metabolism, ↑metabolism …   Useful english dictionary

  • metabolic — adjective 1. of or relating to metabolism (Freq. 1) metabolic rate • Pertains to noun: ↑metabolism • Derivationally related forms: ↑metabolism 2. undergoing metamorphosis • Syn: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • hemimetabolous — hemimetabolism, hemimetaboly, n. /hem ee mi tab euh leuhs/, adj. Entomol. undergoing incomplete metamorphosis. Also, hemimetabolic /hem ee met euh bol ik/. [1865 70; HEMI + METABOLOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • ero — ac·cel·ero·graph; cir·cum·ero·sion; ero·di·um; ero·genesis; ero·si·bil·i·ty; ero·si·ble; ero·sion; ero·sion·al; ero·sion·ist; ero·sive; ero·sive·ness; ero·to·genesis; ero·to·gen·ic; ero·to·ge·nic·i·ty; ero·to·ma·nia; ero·to·path;… …   English syllables

  • hemimetabolous — hemi·metabolous …   English syllables

  • het — che·che·het; het·er·aki·dae; het·er·a·kis; het·er·an·drous; het·er·an·gi·um; het·er·an·the·ra; het·er·atomic; het·er·auxesis; het·er·axial; het·er·ism; het·er·i·za·tion; het·ero·agglutinin; het·ero·autotroph; het·ero·autotrophic; het·ero·auxin;… …   English syllables

  • heterometabolous — het·ero·metabolous …   English syllables

  • holo — holo·axial; holo·baptist; holo·basidium; holo·benthic; holo·cellulose; holo·crystalline; holo·enzyme; holo·gamete; holo·gonidium; holo·gynic; holo·hemihedral; holo·hyaline; holo·mastigote; holo·metabola; holo·metabolic; holo·metabolism;… …   English syllables

  • holometabolous — holo·metabolous …   English syllables

  • zoological science — noun the branch of biology that studies animals • Syn: ↑zoology • Derivationally related forms: ↑zoological (for: ↑zoology), ↑zoologist (for: ↑zoology) …   Useful english dictionary


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