exuviate

verb
ex·u·vi·ate | \ -vēˌāt \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of exuviate 

: molt

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Other words from exuviate

exuviation \igˌ⸗⸗ˈāshən, (ˌ)egˌ- \ noun plural -s

History and Etymology for exuviate

exuvial + -ate

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