adjective tri·vol·tine

Definition of trivoltine

  1. :  producing three broods a season —used especially of silkworms

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Origin and Etymology of trivoltine

probably from tri- + Italian volta turn (from—assumed—Vulgar Latin volvita, from volvitare, frequentative of Latin volvere to roll) + English -ine — more at volt

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a trip made at another's expense

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