Exuvial Ex*u"vi*al, a. Of or pertaining to exuvi[ae]. ``Exuvial layers.'' ``Exuvial deposits.'' [1913 Webster]

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  • exuvial — exuviál adj. m., pl. exuviáli; f. sg. exuviálă, pl. exuviále Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  EXUVIÁL, Ă adj. Referitor la exuvie. [pron. vi al. / …   Dicționar Român

  • exuvial — adjective Related to something sloughed off or stripped away. The floor of the cave was covered with the exuvial remains of unknown creatures …   Wiktionary

  • exuvial — adjective see exuviae …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • exuvial — See exuviae. * * * …   Universalium

  • exuviál — adj. m., pl. exuviáli; f. sg. exuviálã, pl. exuviále …   Romanian orthography

  • exuvial — adj. pertaining to exuviae, pertaining to discarded animal skins or body coverings …   English contemporary dictionary

  • exuvial — ex·u·vi·al …   English syllables

  • exuvial — adjective of or relating to the cast off skins or cuticles of various animals • Pertains to noun: ↑exuviae • Derivationally related forms: ↑exuviae …   Useful english dictionary

  • exuvial glands — Certain epidermal glands associated with the molting fluid during ecdysis at molting …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • exuvial space — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) An area between the epidermis and the cuticle into which the molting enzymes are secreted after apolysis …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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