dealate

noun
de·​alate | \ dēˈāˌlāt, -lə̇t \
plural -s

Definition of dealate

: a dealated insect : a mature sexual individual of a kind of insect that undergoes dealation

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History and Etymology for dealate

de- + alate

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“Dealate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dealate. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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