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multivoltine

multivoltine

adjective mul·ti·vol·tine \-ˈvōl-ˌtēn, -ˈvl-\

Definition of MULTIVOLTINE

:  having several broods in a season <multivoltine insects>

Origin of MULTIVOLTINE

multi- + -voltine having a given number of broods (from French, from Italian volta time, turn) — more at volt
First Known Use: 1874

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