amet·​a·​bol·​ic | \ ¦āˌmetə¦bälik\
variants: or ametabolous \ ¦āmə¦tabələs \

Definition of ametabolic

: lacking metamorphosis

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First Known Use of ametabolic

1844, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ametabolic

a- entry 2 + metabolic, metabolous

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The first known use of ametabolic was in 1844

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to speak slightingly about or to degrade

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