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Definition of Alate

Alate
Alate A*late", adv. [Pref. a- + late.] Lately; of late. [Archaic] There hath been alate such tales spread abroad. --Latimer.
Alate
Alate A"late, Alated A"la*ted, a. [L. alatus, from ala wing.] Winged; having wings, or side appendages like wings.

Meaning of Alate from wikipedia

- Alate (Latin ālātus, from āla (“wing”)) is an adjective and noun used in entomology and botany to refer to something that has wings or winglike structures...
- through further moulting and become soldiers or alates; workers become alates only by moulting into alate nymphs. The development of nymphs into adults...
- ants and termites are known as alates. A mature ant colony seasonally produces winged virgin queens and males, called alates. Unfertilized eggs develop into...
- are three types of termites within the colony: the alate (swarmer), the soldier and the worker. Alates have an orange-brown head and pronotum, an 11-12...
- Ministry of Defence. 26 June 2018. Retrieved 29 December 2019. "Operatsioonid alates 1995" (in Estonian). Estonian Defence Forces. Retrieved 28 December 2019...
- A single colony of C. formos**** may produce over 70,000 alates. After a brief flight, alates shed their wings. Females immediately search for nesting...
- Dorsal view of an alate pharaoh ant...
- Macrotermes vitrialatus Macrotermes yunnanensis Macrotermes zhejiangensis alate de-alate soldier and workers workers Holmgren, Nils (1910). "Das System der Termiten"...
- conditions become crowded, some aphid species produce winged offspring (alates) that can dis**** to other food sources. The mouthparts or eyes can be...
- breeding period, winged females and winged males, known to entomologists as alates, leave the colony in what is called a nuptial flight. The nuptial flight...
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