[ ig-zoo-vee-eyt, ik-soo- ]
/ ɪgˈzu viˌeɪt, ɪkˈsu- /
verb (used with or without object), ex·u·vi·at·ed, ex·u·vi·at·ing.
to cast off or shed (exuviae); molt.
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OTHER WORDS FROM exuviateex·u·vi·a·tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for exuviate
/ (ɪɡˈzjuːvɪˌeɪt) /
to shed (a skin or similar outer covering)
Derived forms of exuviateexuviation, noun
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