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chrysaline (adjective), more chrysaline, most chrysaline
Relating to the final stage of the development of a pupa into an adult butterfly: The chrysaline process is when the outer skin is a hard protective case surrounding the inactive stage of development of a butterfly (when it is not feeding) between the larva (after leaving the egg) process and going into the adult period.
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