Definition of Dealate

1. Adjective. (entomology) Having lost or shed its wings, usually in the normal course of its life cycle. ¹



2. Adjective. (entomology) (alternative spelling of dealate) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Dealate

1. an insect divested of its wings [n -S] : DEALATED [adj]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Dealate

deagglomerates
deagglomerating
deagglomeration
deagglomerations
deair
deaired
deairing
deairs
deal
deal-maker
deal-makers
deal breaker
deal in
deal out
deal with
dealate (current term)
dealated
dealates
dealation
dealations
dealbate
dealbation
dealbreaker
dealbreakers
dealcoholization
deale
dealed
dealer
dealers
dealership

Literary usage of Dealate

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Summary of the Roman Civil Law: Illustrated by Commentaries on and ...by Patrick Mac Chombaich De Colquhoun by Patrick Mac Chombaich De Colquhoun (1854)
"Behold, your ka< B left onto you dealate" (Matt. 23, ;-, 38; ride et Ezekiel, 12, 19; Id. 21, 8; H. 12, 31; Luke 13, 34). The 0!d Testament, too, ..."

2. Rendiconto delle sessioni dell'Accademia delle scienze dell'Istituto di Bologna (1908)
"Cinque femmine dealate e una alata accompagnano l' esercito. ... Le dealate furono vedute avvicinarsi al nido fusca verso cui la spedizione era diretta, ..."

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