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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An embryonic insect which has twice cast its skin before hatching from the egg.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An embryonic insect which has twice cast its skin previous to hatching from the egg.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The third stage of an ovum, or an ovum in a third stage, succeeding a deutovum.

Etymologies

Ancient Greek third + Latin ovum egg. (Wiktionary)

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