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Words and phrases that have a meaning related to molting:   (125 results)

Often used in the same context:
moulting, egg laying, pupping, mating, diapause, nesting, phalaropes, eiders, pupa, swamp sparrow, oviducts, estrous cycle, larval, shorebirds, estrus, dowitchers, calving, nymphal, precocial, hatchlings, phoebes, caterpillars, oestrus, pupation, estrous, springtails, gastrulation, overwintering, nestlings, plovers, walruses, denning, spotted sandpiper, subadult, featherless, catbirds, olive ridley, embryogenesis, shearwaters, harp seal, granulosa, tobacco hornworm, crabs, surf scoter, turnstones, sculpins, petrels, sandpipers, yellowjacket, melanistic, redshank, sargassum, instar, photoperiod, amphipods, vesper sparrow, grayish brown, passerines, pinnipeds, tadpoles, emperor penguin, parturition, fungus gnat, meiosis, rutting, stoneflies, fossilize, zooplankton, jaegers, fawns, cygnets, snowshoe hare, anting, belugas, ruddy turnstone, cowbird, piping plover, bowhead whale, kinglets, hornworm, laughing gull, foraging, krill, encysted, plumage, eyespots, staghorn coral, fledge, gametophyte, junco, oviposition, spermatogenesis, triploid, tasseling, pteropod, mammals, echinoderms, whales, lesser yellowlegs, hibernators, staghorn, parasitize, molt, molts, moult, initiation, ripening, spawning, closing, dipping, flowering, graduation, milking, moults, ploughing, plowing, transplanting, weeding, deliveries

More general:
shedding, sloughing

Synonyms:
ecdysis, molt, moult, moulting

Also try:
— Adjectives for molting: larval, periodic, first, normal, last, second, supernumerary, further, seasonal, final, premature, more...

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