Paurometabola

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

Definition of Paurometabola

in some classifications
: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


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