moult moult

Definition(s):

  1. (n) periodic shedding of the cuticle in arthropods or the outer skin in reptiles
  2. (v) cast off hair, skin, horn, or feathers

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Usage(s):

  • But the paint washes off and the wings of fancy moult.

Quotes

  • "I did not moult from a hawk into a dove," says Mr Gates.
    on Aug 6, 2009 By: Bill Gates Source: Economist

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/æm ˈbɪ və lənt /