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bivoltine

[ bahy-vohl-teen, -tn ]
/ baɪˈvoʊl tin, -tn /
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adjective Entomology.
producing two broods in one year, as certain silkworm moths.
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Origin of bivoltine

<French bivoltin.See bi-1, volta, -ine1

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