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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

More than one passing from one form or shape into another.

Usage examples (36)
  • Some insects go through several metamorphoses before finally reaching their adult state.
  • Thought is the highest point of a series of ascending metamorphoses, which is called nature.
  • Love worked strange metamorphoses, as he does always.
  • Ametabolion: an insect that has no distinct metamorphoses. for more
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