Definition of Alate. Meaning of Alate. Synonyms of Alate

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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

- Generally alate refers to a winged reproductive caste from a social insect colony in its winged form. Their common behavioural function is starting a...
- through further moulting and become soldiers or alates; workers become alates only by moulting into alate nymphs. The development of nymphs into adults...
- 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...
- do not, and the antennae may be shortened or missing. The males may be alate or apterous. Subfamily Myzolecaniinae Akermes Alecanium Alecanopsis Cribolecanium...
- Dorsal view of an alate pharaoh ant...
- ants and termites are known as alates. A mature ant colony seasonally produces winged virgin queens and males, called alates. Unfertilized eggs develop into...
- Ministry of Defence. 26 June 2018. Retrieved 29 December 2019. "Operatsioonid alates 1995" (in Estonian). Estonian Defence Forces. Retrieved 28 December 2019...
- one more time after acquiring functional wings; this last-but-one winged (alate) instar usually lives a very short time and is known as a subimago, or to...
- dramatic appearance of R. flavipes alates in the daytime from February to April. After this behavior male and female alates lose their wings, pair up, and...
- and Projekt Records, followed by the full-length albums Worn Thin (2010), Alate (2012) and Weep (2014). Weep's music has been described as dark and expansive...
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