Definition of semipupa
1 : any of various insects in a developmental stage between the larva and pupa
2 : pseudopupa
Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:
- More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
Origin and Etymology of semipupa
New Latin, from semi- + pupa
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up semipupa? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).