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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Develop into an insect in the inactive stage of development (when it is not feeding) intermediate between larva and adult

Usage examples (40)
  • The insect larva pupate
  • It was as if I had warned them that I was about to pupate.
  • They live and feed in these cases, emerging only to pupate.
  • Then the caterpillars pupate, the moths come out, and in July and for more
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