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Definition of Molting
MoltingMolt Molt, Moult Moult, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Molted or
Moulted; p. pr. & vb. n. Molting or Moulting.] [OE.
mouten, L. mutare. See Mew to molt, and cf. Mute, v. t.]
[The prevalent spelling is, perhaps, moult; but as the u
has not been inserted in the otherwords of this class, as,
bolt, colt, dolt, etc., it is desirable to complete the
analogy by the spelling molt.]
To shed or cast the hair, feathers, skin, horns, or the like,
as an animal or a bird. --Bacon.
Meaning of Molting from wikipedia
- In biology, moulting
(British English), or molting
(American English), also known
as sloughing, shedding, or in many invertebrates, ecdysis, is the manner...
- Forced molting
, sometimes known
as induced molting
, is the practice
by some poultry industries
of artificially provoking
is an unincorporated rural village located
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has a post office
ZIP code (59057) and several
is the moulting
of the cuticle
in many invertebrates
of the clade
of these animals typically forms
- rods and cones
is a biological process
that invertebrates often
go through. Molting
in spiders consists
- 482), called Ailill Molt
, is included
in most lists
of the High Kings
and is also called
King of Connacht. His cognomen, molt
- either refer
to the skin of a live snake, the shed skin of a snake after molting
, or to a type of leather
that is made from the hide of a dead snake. Snakes...
of the major insect molting hormone
from the prothoracic
glands. Insect molting hormones
(ecdysone and its...
- called molting where
they shed the outer layer
of hair and skin. This molting process takes
up to a month
to complete. When it comes
time to molt
is a drug research initiative based
in India, aimed
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and other potentially
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