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anecdysis (s) (noun), anecdyses (pl)
The absence of molting or having a prolonged intermolt period: Anecdysis is a condition of having no shedding of an outer layer of skin on a plant or an animal that covers and protects it; such as, by insects, crustaceans, and snakes.
This entry is located in the following units: a-, an- (page 11) apodyso-, -apodys-; -dyso, -dys, -dysis; -ecdysi- (page 1)