Molted

What is Molted?

Molted definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
verb (used without object)
(of birds, insects, reptiles, etc.) to cast or shed the feathers, skin, or the like, that will be replaced by a new growth.

verb (used with object)
to cast or shed (feathers, skin, etc.) in the process of renewal.

noun
an act, process, or an instance of molting.
something that is dropped in molting.

 

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