eclosion

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: eclosión and éclosion

English[edit]

Eclosion of a luna moth from pupa (in silk cocoon)

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French éclosion

Noun[edit]

eclosion (countable and uncountable, plural eclosions)

  1. (biology) The emergence of an insect from the pupa case, or of a larva from the egg.

Related terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

Further reading[edit]

Anagrams[edit]