exuviation

noun ex·u·vi·a·tion \ ig-ˌzü-vē-ˈā-shən \

Definition of exuviation

: the process of molting

First Known Use of exuviation

1839

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exuviation

noun ex·u·vi·a·tion \ -ˌzü-vē-ˈā-shən \

medical Definition of exuviation

: the process of producing exuviae

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