Paurometabola

plural noun Pau·ro·me·tab·o·la \ˌpȯrōməˈtabələ\

Definition of Paurometabola

in some classifications

  1. :  a group comprising all insects that are paurometabolous

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Origin and Etymology of paurometabola

New Latin, from Greek pauros small, slight + New Latin metabola, from neuter plural of Greek metabolos changeable — more at few, metabola


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