Chrysalis

  • 1 Chrysalis — Жанр научная фантастика Режиссёр Жульет Леклерк …

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  • 2 chrysalis — [kris′ə lis] n. pl. chrysalides [kri sal′ə dēz΄] or chrysalises [L chrysallis < Gr, golden colored chrysalis of a butterfly < chrysos, gold: of Sem orig., as in Akkadian ḫurāṣu, Heb hārūz, gold, Aram harā, yellow] 1. the pupa of a butterfly …

    English World dictionary

  • 3 Chrysalis — (Агиос Прокопиос,Греция) Категория отеля: Адрес: Agios Prokopios, Агиос Прокопиос, 84300 …

    Каталог отелей

  • 4 Chrysalis — Chrys a*lis, n.; pl. {Chrysalides}. [L. chrysallis the gold colored pupa of butterflies, Gr. ?, fr. ? gold. Cf. {Aurelia}.] (Zo[ o]l.) The pupa state of certain insects, esp. of butterflies, from which the perfect insect emerges. See {Pupa}, and… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 chrysalis — chrysalis. См. куколка. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …

    Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • 6 Chrysălis — (Chrysalides), so v. w. Schmetterlingspuppe. Daher Chrysaloidens (Bot.), ähnlich den Puppen der Schmetterlinge …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 7 Chrysalis — (Chrysalide, griech., »Goldpuppe«), die Puppe der Dornraupe, die gewöhnlich mit Gold oder Silberflecken geziert ist, daher ihr Name; dann überhaupt soviel wie Puppe; s. Insekten …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 8 chrysalis — c.1600, from L. chrysallis, from Gk. khrysallis (gen. khrysallidos) golden colored pupa of the butterfly, from khrysos gold, perhaps of Semitic origin (Cf. Heb. Phoen. harutz gold ) + second element meaning something like sheath …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 9 chrysalis — has a plural chrysalises in general use or chrysalides (four syllables with stress on the second) in technical usage …

    Modern English usage

  • 10 chrysalis — ► NOUN (pl. chrysalises) 1) an insect pupa, especially of a butterfly or moth. 2) the hard outer case enclosing this. ORIGIN Greek khrusallis, from khrusos gold (because of the metallic sheen of some pupae) …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 Chrysalis — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Chrysalis signifie chrysalide en anglais. Le mot peut également faire référence à : Chrysalis Group, une compagnie britannique dans le domaine de la… …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 12 Chrysalis — Unter Chrysalis versteht man: ein Insekt in der Metamorphose, siehe Puppe (Insekt) einen IT Dienstleister, siehe Chrysalis Concepts einen Londoner Verlag für u. a. Musik, siehe Chrysalis Group eine Plattenfirma, siehe Chrysalis Records einen… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 13 chrysalis — [[t]krɪ̱səlɪs[/t]] chrysalises 1) N COUNT A chrysalis is a butterfly or moth in the stage between being a larva and an adult. 2) N COUNT A chrysalis is the hard, protective covering that a chrysalis has. ...a butterfly emerging from its chrysalis …

    English dictionary

  • 14 chrysalis — [17] Etymologically, a chrysalis is a ‘gold’ coloured pupa, for the word derives ultimately from Greek khrūsós ‘gold’. Many butterflies do have pupae that, at least to start with, have a metallic sheen of gold, so the Greeks applied to them the… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 15 chrysalis — UK [ˈkrɪsəlɪs] / US noun [countable] Word forms chrysalis : singular chrysalis plural chrysalises biology an insect such as a butterfly or moth at the stage of changing from a larva (= a young insect without wings) to an adult, or the hard case… …

    English dictionary

  • 16 chrysalis — chrys•a•lis [[t]ˈkrɪs ə lɪs[/t]] n. pl. chrys•a•lis•es, chry•sal•i•des [[t]krɪˈsæl ɪˌdiz[/t]] 1) ent the hard shelled pupa of a moth or butterfly 2) civ a protected stage of development • Etymology: 1650–60; < L chrȳsalis < Gk chrȳsallís… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 17 chrysalis — [17] Etymologically, a chrysalis is a ‘gold’ coloured pupa, for the word derives ultimately from Greek khrūsós ‘gold’. Many butterflies do have pupae that, at least to start with, have a metallic sheen of gold, so the Greeks applied to them the… …

    Word origins

  • 18 chrysalis — noun (plural chrysalides or chrysalises) Etymology: Latin chrysallid , chrysallis gold colored pupa of butterflies, from Greek, from chrysos gold, of Semitic origin; akin to Hebrew ḥārūṣ gold Date: 1601 1. a. a pupa of a butterfly; broadly an… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 19 chrysalis — /kris euh lis/, n., pl. chrysalises, chrysalides /kri sal i deez /. the hard shelled pupa of a moth or butterfly; an obtect pupa. [1650 60; < L chrysalis < Gk chrysallís, equiv. to chrys CHRYS + allis suffix, prob. with dim. value] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 20 Chrysalis — Chry|sa|lis, die; [lat. chrysallis < griech. chrysalli̓s = Chrysalide, zu: chrýseos = golden] (Zool.): ↑ Puppe (3). * * * Chrysalis   [ç ; zu griechisch chrýseos »golden« und hale̅s »Müßiggang«] die, , das Puppenstadium (Puppe) der Insekten. * …

    Universal-Lexikon