HyperDic: hemimetamorphous

English > 1 sense of the word hemimetamorphous:
ADJECTIVEallhemimetamorphous, hemimetabolous, hemimetabolic, hemimetamorphic(of an insect with aquatic young) undergoing incomplete metamorphosis in which the young does not resemble the adult
English > hemimetamorphous: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaning(of an insect with aquatic young) undergoing incomplete metamorphosis in which the young does not resemble the adult.
Synonymshemimetabolous, hemimetabolic, hemimetamorphic
BroadermetamorphicCharacterized by metamorphosis or change in physical form or substance
Spanishhemimetábolo
Nounshemimetamorphosisincomplete or partial metamorphosis in insects

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