endysis

noun en·dy·sis \ˈendəsə̇s\

Definition of endysis

plural

endyses

\-əˌsēz\
  1. :  the act or process of developing a new coat of hair or a new set of feathers —opposed to ecdysis

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Origin and Etymology of endysis

New Latin, from Greek, act of putting on, from endyein to put on, don (from en in, on + dyein to dive in, put on, don) + -sis — more at in, adytum


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