molt

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vi \ˈmōlt\

Definition of MOLT

: to shed hair, feathers, shell, horns, or an outer layer periodically
transitive verb
: to cast off (an outer covering) periodically; specifically : to throw off (the old cuticle)—used of arthropods

Variants of MOLT

molt or chiefly British moult

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